Why county leaders want to keep the property tax rate at $3.07, even if it comes in lower
Durrett says he wants growth to pay for itself without adding debt
Six tips for those anticipating lower tax rates
So, now that we are well into the first quarter, how can taxpayers take advantage of some of these opportunities? The following is a short list of ideas to consider, depending on individual circumstances.
For Small Businesses, Lower Tax Rates Top Estate Tax Repeal
Reducing the business tax rate is far more important to entrepreneurs than eliminating the estate tax or other proposed tax-law changes, according to a new survey.
How Hard Is It to Cut Tax Preferences to Pay for Lower Tax Rates?
Some political leaders have proposed to lower individual income tax rates and make up the lost revenue by eliminating tax preferences. To help inform the discussion of such proposals, we examine illustrative revenue-neutral combinations of lower rates and cuts in tax preferences and their effects on the distribution of tax burdens. We conclude that paying for lower rates would require substantial reductions in broadly-used and popular…
Top 5 Year-end Tax Strategies for Anticipating Lower Tax Rates
Lower tax rates are likely on the horizon, but when? Since we don’t have a crystal ball, we should exercise some caution. Remember, it could take more than a year for changes in tax policy to make their way through Congress. Even if the Republicans implement reconciliation, which enables them to pass a major tax bill with 51 Senate votes instead of 60, the party itself would need to agree on the details. That said, five year-end strategies to consider (and caveats) follow…
Dallas ISD approved teacher raises, lower tax rate, but what does that mean for teachers,...
Flush with an influx of new state money, the Dallas school board has approved a budget that includes a salary bump for teachers and a cut in its...
How to get a lower tax rate on employer stock in your retirement plan
Under most circumstances, assets in company retirement plans are taxed at ordinary income rates when removed from the plan. One exception to that is employer stock acquired in the plan that elects Net Unrealized Appreciation treatment upon distribution. A lower long term capital gain rate can apply.
How to take advantage of lower tax rates to boost your retirement savings
Many taxpayers will fall into a lower tax bracket. Retirement investors can and should take advantage.
T. Rowe Price Group profit climbs 20 percent, reflecting lower tax rate
T. Rowe Price Group's second quarter profit surged 49 percent as the effect of the cut in the federal corporate tax rate continued to boost the bottom line.
5 Ways That Billionaire Warren Buffett Pays a Lower Tax Rate Than His Secretary
How Warren Buffett navigates the taxes on his income.
How badly do businesses want a lower tax rate? They might pass on $2 trillion break to get it
WASHINGTON — The $450,000 milling machine just bought by Manda Machine in Dallas isn’t only a key piece of equipment for the family-owned...
What Small Business Really Wants: Lower Tax Rates and Less Complexity
Per a new study covered in The Wall Street Journal, three-quarters of entrepreneurs said that a 15 percent business tax rate is the most important part of the Trump administration's tax plan, while 5 percent rated repealing the AMT as most important.
Lower tax rates may nudge top inventors to move between countries and scientists to move between...
"Their results suggest that a 10 percentage-point decrease in a nation's top tax rates is associated with an increase, on average, of about 1 percent in the number of domestic superstar inventors. The effect is more muted for less productive inventors. A decline in the top tax rate is associated with an even larger effect on the number of foreign inventors who reside in a country: averaged across the eight nations studied, a 10 percentage-point drop is associated with a 38 percent increase…
How To Lower Your Effective Tax Rate With Employment Tax Credits
Is your tax savings strategy helping you lower your effective tax rate? Learn how to identify, claim and defend profitable employment tax credits.
How Oklahoma Energy Companies Plan To Use Lower Corporate Tax Rate
Oklahoma oil and gas companies are examining how to take advantage of changes in corporate taxes. President Donald Trump signed a GOP-backed bill to
Ireland Lowered Its Corporate Tax Rate. Here's What Happened.
“The flood of foreign investment into Ireland from the U.S. and around the world shows how an attractive business environment benefits the whole economy.”
How to Lower Your Effective Tax Rate
Want to pay less tax going forward? Here's how to do it.
Once you're in the top 1 percent, your tax rate gets lower as you get richer