This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. A series of tax cuts were enacted early in the George W. Bush Admin. These tax cuts, known as the Bush tax cuts (BTC), are scheduled to expire at the end of 2010. The major tax provisions that are part of the current debate over the BTC are: reduced tax rates, reduction of the marriage penalty, repeal of the personal exemption phaseout and the limitation on itemized deductions, reduced tax rates on long-term capital gains and qualified dividends, and expanded tax credits. Contents of this report: (1) Economic and Budgetary Environment; (2) Revenue Loss and Distributional Effects from the BTC Provisions; (3) Options Regarding the BTC: Obama Administration Proposal; Temporary Extension of Some or All BTC Provisions. Charts and tables.With the benefits of the different tax provisions accruing to taxpayers in different parts of the income distribution, decisions regarding the Bush tax ... Administrationa#39;s Fiscal Year 2011 Revenue Proposals, February 2010, available at http://www.treas.gov/offices/tax-policy/library/greenbk10.pdf. 20 See Timothy Geithner, Remarks as Prepared for Delivery at Congressional Research Service 12 The Bush Taxanbsp;...
|Title||:||Bush Tax Cuts and the Economy|
|Author||:||Thomas L. Hungerford|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2011-01|