President Barack Obama is using Tax Day to draw new attention to family-friendly tax proposals that haven't exactly been embraced by the Republican leaders of Congress. [...]
A ballot measure to raise income taxes to fund education in Colorado, Amendment 66, failed by a wide margin Tuesday, two years after state voters rejected a similar plan to increase taxes for schools. [...]
Budget conference committee should consider a real alternative to Paul Ryan-style austerity with a Robin Hood tax. [...]
The "fairness" argument for an Internet tax was always weak. [...]
Barack Obama is shhh'ing the crowd.
Employers, Unions Outraged by $63-Per-Worker Obamacare Fee.
"It's caught most employers, if not all employers, by surprise," said National Business Group on Health Vice President of Public Policy Steve Wojcik. "They're very upset about it."
Several large companies have already asked for a waiver as this fee is a big chunk of money that most did NOT know was coming, so they did not plan for it. Companies with 400,000 employees are facing a surprise $25 [...]