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House votes to boost child tax credit for high-income families, restrict it for immigrants

...the next decade, according to the nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation, which analyzes tax bills for Congress.At the...billion over the next decade, according to the Joint Committee on Taxation.In general, noncitizens must be authorized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-25/house-votes-boost-child-ta
Congress lets 55 tax breaks expire at year end, adding uncertainty for individuals, businesses

...Congress passed in January cost $76 billion in reduced revenue for the government, according to the nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation. Making those tax breaks permanent could add $400 billion or more to the deficit over the next decade.With...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-30/congress-lets-55-tax-break
Tax plan cuts mortgage, charitable deductions

...in 2009, and about 36 million households claimed deductions for charitable contributions, according to the Joint Committee on Taxation, the congressional scorekeeper on taxes.The Gang of Six senators is made up of Republicans Tom Coburn of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-07-20/tax-plan-cuts-mortgage-cha
Wachovia paid nearly $1 billion in taxes, defends leasing deferrals

...proposed a provision in the 2005 budget that also would ban certain leasing transactions as tax shelters. The Joint Committee on Taxation estimates the provision could save the federal government $21 billion over 10 years. Information from: The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/05/bus_407763.shtml
Business
A tax bill with something for everyone

...1, 2011, and thereafter. Future congresses could extend or change the provisions. Source: Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation. On the Net: http://www.house.gov/jct

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/04/bus_310954.shtml
Business
GOP struggles with list of tax proposals

...TAX: Cutting rates by 10 percent across the board. Cost: $360 billion over five years, according to the Joint Committee on Taxation. MARRIAGE PENALTY: Increasing the 15 percent tax bracket for married couples from $41,200 to $49,300...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/26/bus_254488.shtml
Business
House passes $80 billion tax cut

...political appeal, more than half the tax cuts would go to families with incomes under $75,000, according to the Joint Committee on Taxation. The main sponsor, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Bill Archer, said the bill would continue to reverse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/27/bus_240158.shtml
Business
Gingrich calls for 10 percent income tax cut

...projection of the surplus that you can save Social Security and have a very, very substantial tax cut." The Joint Committee on Taxation estimated in December that a 10 percent reduction in income tax rates would cost about $600 billion over 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/10/bus_238543.shtml
Business
Languishing bill puts credit union access on hold

...American Bankers Association, the industry's biggest lobbying group. She cited a recent estimate by Congress' Joint Committee on Taxation that the exemption will cost taxpayers some $4.4 billion between 1998 and 2002. Ms. McGuire also termed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/01/bus_232234.shtml
Business
Democrats, union rally against Coverdell bill

...filibuster by the bill's opponents. U.S. Sen. Christopher Dodd, D-Conn., cited statistics from Congress' Joint Committee on Taxation that Mr. Coverdell's bill would provide an average annual tax break of $37 to children in private schools...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/24/met_224734.shtml
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