Clarity Comes to Estate Planning With Tax Bill's Passage
Provisions for 2010 afford choice to heirs; gifts to children provide ‘huge opportunities.’
Corporate Sponsors Demand Pension Contribution Relief
With their bills coming due in April, employers are calling on Congress to enact temporary relief of their pension funding obligations.
The Problems With Pensions
Members of Congress and retirement experts are working feverishly to ensure that pension plan funding relief is enacted soon. James Klein, president of the American...
House Approves Estate Tax Bill
Democratic bill would make tax permanent
Estate Tax Bill Heading to Full House Floor
Pomeroy bill would extend '09 tax level and impose 45% maximum rate
Groups applaud proposed retirement security legislation
Retirement groups hailed a House proposal Tuesday that would provide incentives for retirees to receive a portion of their retirement savings in the form of...
Paying for LTC with Pre-tax Dollars
A bill was introduced just before Congress's summer recess that would amend the Internal Revenue Code to allow long-term care insurance to be paid for with pre-tax dollars. Under "The Long-Term Care Affordability and Security Act" (H.R. 3363), which was introduced by Reps. Earl Pomeroy (D-ND), Jim Ramstad (R-MN), Allyson...