Post Tagged with: "capital gains tax rate"

October 3, 2011 04:57

Obama confuses public with “Buffett” rule

Warren Buffett says that his plan differs from Obama’s plan. Jake Tapper points out the difference.

September 19, 2011 05:56

Ryan: Obama’s ‘Buffett Rule’ is class warfare

Paul Ryan explains that Obama has already raised taxes $1.5 trillion and taxing capital gains will cripple the economy. Its been tried before and increasing capital gains tax reduces revenue. “We don’t think we should be bailing out states.”

December 22, 2010 05:33

Oregon proves raising taxes on rich lowers revenues

Oregon voted to raise taxes on the top 2% of earners last year and saw revenues drop by one third.

October 6, 2010 06:39

A Post-Obamanomics Growth Plan: Start By Slashing Taxes, Spending

Obamanomics has failed. More people suffer in poverty today in America than since the Census Bureau began keeping poverty records 51 years ago. The total is 44 million, one in seven Americans.

August 20, 2010 04:50

Cutting spending is the only way to reduce the deficit

FBN’s David Asman shows the fallacy of taxes as a way to reduce the deficit.

July 10, 2010 12:17

The solution to job growth has always been to cut spending and cut taxes

Even Democrat icon John F. Kennedy knew that high tax rates crushed the economy. Raising capital gains rates has always resulted in LESS revenue not more. This administration and the Democrat party are not about revenue they are about punishing success and buying votes to stay in power to enrich themselves and their friends.

July 1, 2010 04:08

No One’s Capital Is Safe in Obama’s America

Obama’s poorly coded message to investors is to take your money out of America and keep it out. Whether through excessive taxation, suffocating over-regulation, or thuggish confiscation, the lesson to be drawn by anyone with excess capital is to look for friendlier places to put it to work.

June 21, 2010 08:52

Communists running Russia apparently understand tax policy better than the crowd in charge of U.S. tax policy

Not only does Russia have a 13 percent flat tax, but the government has just announced it will eliminate the capital gains tax (which shouldn’t exist in a pure flat tax anyhow).

March 25, 2010 05:41

Obama plans to kill jobs for wealth redistribution with capital gains tax increase

Obama is intentionally sacrificing jobs in the pursuit of his own notions of fairness with little or no hope of increasing revenues in the process.