A new report, The CEOs Hand in Uncle Sam’s Pocket, reports that U.S. corporations received $14.4 billion in taxpayer subsidies related to their executive compensation packages. The report, the 19th annual Executive Excess report by the Institute for Policy Studies, [...]
As Congress rushes for the exits to begin their month long summer vacation, they’ve been busy passing tax cut legislation that in many categories is worthy of a Gold Medal. The Senate started last week when it passed a one-year [...]
From our coalition partner organization, Americans for Fair Taxes: Coalition Praises Senate for Passing Bill to End Bush Tax Cuts for Top 2% Blasts Failed GOP Alternative Bill That Would Raise Taxes on 25 Million Families (Washington, D.C. – [...]
We had a busy week with lots of media events around the country for Tax Day. We want to share a few activities where Wealth for Common Good members and staff were involved: April 10: 28 Patriotic Millionaires support the Buffett Rule at [...]
Twenty-eight millionaires and their assistants went to the White House on April 10 to demonstrate their support for equalizing taxes on wealth and work. As John Cushman of the New York Times Political Blog, The Caucus, noted: Each person on [...]
Citizens for Tax Justice released a new state-by-state cost-assessment of two proposals to pay for health care reform.
Alison Goldberg presents on the Coalition for Human Needs webinar about tax fairness.
The Obama administration provides more details on its income tax proposals.