Lesser Discussed Insights of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 Part 3

By now, everyone knows the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 raised the income tax rates for the highest earners to 39.6%.  Most everyone knows the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 continued the estate and gift tax exemption of $5,000,000.00 per person or decedent ($10,000,000 for a married couple) adjusted for inflation (the 2013…

The Obama Jobs Bill

Last week President Obama presented The American Jobs Act to a joint session of Congress.  The Act includes a number of measures, all billed at helping the still reeling economy and in particular the job market.  In addition to allocating money to schools, for projects to improve infrastructure and modifications to unemployment insurance, the Act…