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Our View: Tax deal would mainly benefit rich – The News Journal


The News Journal

Our View: Tax deal would mainly benefit rich
The News Journal
They put together a plan that eventually would wipe out any gains from the “Fiscal Cliff” crisis of 2012 and would make many of their corporate pals very rich. Who says those campaign contributions were not worth something? The congressional plan …

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Posted on 29 November 2014 | 12:29 am

Hungry for Answers – Investing Daily


Hungry for Answers
Investing Daily
24, 2014, Cardno management cut its fiscal 2015 first-half profit guidance to AUD26 million to AUD31 million from a prior forecast of AUD35 million, noting that the slowdown in resources-related engineering work hasn't been met with an expected

Posted on 28 November 2014 | 6:08 pm

Patent Cliff: A Lethal Blow To Big Pharma Or Just A Tiny Bump? – Bidness ETC


Patent Cliff: A Lethal Blow To Big Pharma Or Just A Tiny Bump?
Bidness ETC
The drug, having generated an estimated $725 million in revenue, is expected to bring in only $128 million in fiscal year 2016, reporting an average annual decline of 58% in revenue. Similarly, Novartis AG (ADR)'s (NYSE:NVS) Gleevec, due to lose patent

Posted on 28 November 2014 | 12:00 pm

Program looks to encourage careers in agriculture – Binghamton Homepage


Binghamton Homepage

Program looks to encourage careers in agriculture
Binghamton Homepage
Assemblyman Cliff Crouch is reminding farmers that the New York State Young Farmers Loan Forgiveness Incentive Program is accepting applications. It was put into place to … The program was passed as part of this fiscal year's budget. The incentive …

Posted on 27 November 2014 | 11:33 pm

Volunteers, donors help Rescue Mission aid families in need – Columbus Ledger-Enquirer


Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Volunteers, donors help Rescue Mission aid families in need
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
will push them off a fiscal cliff, Oxford said. And having long been self-sufficient, they're not comfortable asking for assistance, she said: "They don't want to do it, but they have to." To help those in need, the mission needs help, too, and gets it

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Posted on 27 November 2014 | 11:08 pm

Consumer confidence hits highest level in more than seven years – The Hill


Reuters

Consumer confidence hits highest level in more than seven years
The Hill
“In the past few years, renewed consumer optimism has been repeatedly thwarted by partisan bickering,” said Richard Curtin, chief economist for the survey. Curtin said debates over the debt ceiling and the fiscal cliff, as well as the government
Consumer Sentiment Upbeat on Job, Income Expectations24/7 Wall St.

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Posted on 27 November 2014 | 4:02 pm

Economic News: U.S. Economy Heat Check After Run Of Hot Data – Investor’s Business Daily


Economic News: U.S. Economy Heat Check After Run Of Hot Data
Investor’s Business Daily
Income rose 4.1% vs. a year earlier, the best since December 2012, when fiscal cliff tax fears spurred a rush of early dividend and bonus payments. But consumer spending rose just 3.6%, the smallest gain since February but still firmly rangebound. The

Posted on 26 November 2014 | 6:43 pm

Congressional plans to extend tax breaks hits snags – Washington Post


New York Times

Congressional plans to extend tax breaks hits snags
Washington Post
Congressional negotiators were considering a package of tax breaks Tuesday that would add as much as $450 billion to the federal budget deficit over the next decade, wiping out most of the revenue gains President Obama won from Republicans just two …
Obama vows veto of bipartisan corporate tax dealVox

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Posted on 26 November 2014 | 5:11 am

No ‘fiscal cliff’ for California when tax hikes end, analyst says – 89.3 KPCC


89.3 KPCC

No 'fiscal cliff' for California when tax hikes end, analyst says
89.3 KPCC
A report Wednesday from the state legislative analyst predicted the state would see more than $4 billion in reserves in the fiscal year ending in 2016. The report also concluded that expiring tax increases "will not necessarily cause a sudden revenue
Analyst: End of tax hikes will not cause 'fiscal cliff'KCRA Sacramento
Analyst looks to expiration of Proposition 30Fresno Bee

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Posted on 19 November 2014 | 9:22 pm

Mid-Sized Businesses Report Higher Taxes From Fiscal Cliff Deal – Daily Caller


Mid-Sized Businesses Report Higher Taxes From Fiscal Cliff Deal
Daily Caller
More than three-quarters of mid-sized businesses reported experiencing tax increases in the past year as a result of the 2012 fiscal cliff tax deal, according to a report by the consulting firm McGladrey LLP. The fiscal cliff deal, officially known as

Posted on 15 October 2014 | 10:15 pm

Fiscal Cliff – Yahoo News Search Results

Analyst: No 'fiscal cliff' when California tax hikes end

SACRAMENTO — A steadily improving economy will buffer California’s budget from a drop in revenue expected when temporary tax hikes begin to expire in the coming years, the state’s nonpartisan Legislative Analyst’s Office said Wednesday.

Posted on 19 November 2014 | 10:51 pm

No 'fiscal cliff' for California when tax hikes end, analyst says

A report Wednesday from the state legislative analyst predicted the state would see more than $4 billion in reserves in the fiscal year ending in 2016. The report also concluded that expiring tax increases "will not necessarily cause a sudden revenue drop off — a 'fiscal cliff' — for the annual state budget process."

Posted on 19 November 2014 | 10:10 pm

Analyst: No 'fiscal cliff' when tax hikes end

A steadily improving economy will buffer California's budget from a drop in revenue expected when temporary tax hikes begin to expire in the coming years, the state's nonpartisan Legislative Analyst's …

Posted on 19 November 2014 | 9:51 pm

Analyst: End of tax hikes will not cause 'fiscal cliff'

The Legislative Analyst's Office says steady economic growth will buffer California when temporary tax increases expire in the coming years.

Posted on 19 November 2014 | 8:01 pm

As GOP-led Congress and White House brace for battle, some see Joe Biden as the last hope

With the GOP set to take over the Senate next year, giving the party control of both chambers of Congress, Obama and congressional Republicans have pledged anew in recent days to find common ground. Central to those efforts could be Joe Biden.

Posted on 17 November 2014 | 5:09 pm

Wonkblog: Tax rates are finally on the rise for the top 1 percent, CBO says

The top 1 percent of earners paid an average tax rate of about 33 percent last year — up sharply from an average of 29 percent in 2011.

Posted on 12 November 2014 | 10:30 pm

Pension crisis looms

The lame-duck session will determine the fate of so-called multi-employer pensions.

Posted on 10 November 2014 | 9:12 pm

The six years from 2008 show Keynes was right

LONDON – Now that the Federal Reserve has brought its program of quantitative easing to a successful conclusion, while the French and German governments have ended their shadow-boxing over European budget “rules,” macroeconomic policy all over the world is entering a period of unusual stability and predictability.

Posted on 4 November 2014 | 8:09 pm

COLUMN-The takeaway from six years of economic troubles? Keynes was right.

Now that the Federal Reserve has brought its program of quantitative easing to a successful conclusion, while the French and German governments have ended their shadow-boxing over European budget "rules," macroeconomic policy all over the world is entering a period of unusual stability and predictability. Rightly or wrongly, the main advanced economies have reached a settled view on their …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:03 pm

Debate Over Long-Term Debt Is Rekindled in Midterms

A “Grand Bargain” of budget cuts and entitlement and tax reforms is back in the news again, for one simple reason: Some of the lawmakers who supported a long-term blueprint for slowing the rate of growth of the $17.9 trillion national debt are facing negative political fallout in this midterm campaign season for the stand they took.   The “Grand Bargain” is surprisingly front-and-center in …

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 1:44 pm