Ryan Warns of Obama Tax-and-Spend ‘Path to Debt and Decline’
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan slammed President Obama’s policy at a ‘Tax Policies for 4% Growth’ conference sponsored by the George W. Bush Presidential Center.
U.K. Wealth Tax Brought Less Revenue Than Before Tax Hike
Advocates for lower taxes are sure to take the recent poor revenue results in the U.K., which last year raised its top rate on high income earners from 40% to 50%, as a demonstration of the ineffectiveness of a tax-the-rich policy.
Obama and Buffett Rule Make ‘Good Tax Politics, Not Good Tax Policy,’ Expert Says
A central focus of President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address was economic fairness, and requiring the wealthiest to pay more in taxes, but tax specialists and wealth managers say hiking taxes for the rich will do nothing to fix the tax code.
Buffett Jabs Wall St., Saying It ‘Doesn’t Feel Loved’
Wall Street doesn’t feel loved, Warren Buffett told Charlie Rose in an interview on Sept. 30. Buffett noted that some rhetoric from President Barack Obama led to a lack of support from Wall Street.