In addition to the federal estate tax of 40 percent (which is fourth highest in the OECD), many U.S. states levy their own estate and inheritance taxes. Estate taxes are charged against the estate regardless of who...
- Tax Policy Briefing for the First 2012 Presidential Debate
Tax Policy Briefing for the First 2012 Presidential Debate
On the evening of Wednesday, October 3, 2012, veteran news anchor Jim Lehrer will host the first presidential debate of the 2012 general election. The focus will be domestic policy, with taxes sure to be one of the most contentious topics.
In preparation for this clash of the candidates, the Tax Foundation will be hosting a briefing for congressional staff and news media on the top tax issues in the campaign and the likely impact of each candidate's plan on U.S. taxpayers and the economy.
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