Speaker of the US House of Representatives, John Boehner (R-Ohio) has recently repeated his vow to make comprehensive tax reform a top priority of the new Congress this year. Symbolic of that end, Speaker Boehner has reserved the designation of House Resolution 1 (HR 1) for the coming tax reform bill. (more…)
You may appreciate this recent update from Paul Suplizio, President of the WOTC Coalition. Paul reviews recent political exchanges and developments in connection with the sequester and observes how the sequester fight is drawing attention away from other important matters such as Hurricane Sandy tax relief.
You might recall, one form of tax relief under consideration for Hurricane Sandy victims is an expanded Work Opportunity Tax Credit for areas affected by the storm. (more…)