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Tag Archives: income taxes

Analysis: Loophole differences between Trump, Clinton tax plans (access required)

Both candidates for president have promised to scale back the federal tax code’s vast number of “loopholes.” On his website, Donald Trump promises to “eliminate special interest loopholes, make our business tax rate more competitive to keep jobs in America, ...

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Mission failure: O’Malley budget won’t erase structural deficit (access required)

O'Malley's soon-to-be-released spending plan, which is expected to come in around $39 billion for the next fiscal 2015, would be about $2 billion more than the budget approved for the current year.

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Budget deficit tops $1 trillion 4th year in row

WASHINGTON — The U.S. federal budget deficit increased by $191 billion in August and has topped $1 trillion for the fourth straight year. The deficit for the first 11 months of the 2012 budget year totaled $1.16 trillion, the Treasury ...

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