Fiscal Cliff and Income Tax Rates
Zachary Goldfarb talked about the impact of the “fiscal cliff” on the income tax cuts passed in 2001 and 2003 under President… read more
Zachary Goldfarb talked about the impact of the “fiscal cliff” on the income tax cuts passed in 2001 and 2003 under President George W. Bush, and extended in 2010 under President Obama.
“Fiscal cliff” referred to impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress failed to reach a new budget agreement.
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.
This program was the first part of a “Washington Journal” series looking at specific policy areas of the “fiscal cliff.” close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Goldfarb, Zach Reporter Washington Post->Financial
More Videos From
Washington JournalMore Videos
Tax Deductions and Loopholes and the Fiscal Cliff
John McKinnon talked about some of the tax loopholes and deductions potentially on the chopping block in the…
Fiscal Cliff and the Alternative Minimum Tax
John Buckley talked about the alternative minimum tax (AMT) and its relationship to the “fiscal cliff,” and…
Fiscal Cliff and Estate and Capital Gains Taxes
Joseph Schatz talked about the “fiscal cliff” in relation to the estate tax, which was set to increase at…
Tax Incentives and the Fiscal Cliff
Sam Goldfarb talked about a group of tax incentives passed annually in a “tax extender” package that were…