By Tag "Death Tax"
For the first time in a decade, legislation to repeal the death tax is moving in Congress! Earlier today, the House voted passed H.R. 1105, the Death Tax Repeal Act, by a vote of 240-179! For the past five years, Campaign for Liberty has [...]
If there's one thing Americans should agree on, it's that death should not be a taxable event. Over the past five years, Campaign for Liberty has participated in an effort to fully repeal the estate tax, or death tax as it ought to be known, [...]
Recently, Campaign for Liberty President John Tate signed on to a Family Business Coalition letter sent to New York's Governor Andrew Cuomo expressing support for a proposal in his budget which calls for increasing the New York estate tax [...]
This afternoon, HR 1104, the "Fair Treatment for All Gifts Act," passed the House by voice vote. Tomorrow the House is scheduled to vote HR 1105, legislation repealing the death tax. Like all taxes, the death tax distorts the market, and, [...]
Campaign for Liberty is an active participant in a Family Business Coalition that is seeking full repeal of one of the most pernicious taxes on the American people -- the death tax. Last month, the Death Tax Repeal Act, H.R. 2429, reached a [...]
A particularly pernicious "temporary" tax was forced upon the American people in 1916 to help fund the American intervention into the first World War. This was the fourth time Congress had passed an "estate tax" for "defense purposes." Each time [...]