tax cut


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Noun1.tax cut - the act of reducing taxation; "the new administration's large tax cut was highly controversial"
cut - the act of reducing the amount or number; "the mayor proposed extensive cuts in the city budget"
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détente fiscale
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There are two ways a corporate income tax cut can trickle down to workers' pockets: directly through higher wages or indirectly via lower prices at stores selling the things they buy.
Many observers have been amused by the boasting war going on between the candidates for the Republican presidential nomination with their tax cut plans.
9 billion tax cut proposal, which would cut the state sales tax rate and the franchise tax.
How many times have you heard a tax cut described as a "subsidy?
The one idea that is almost certain not to jump-start this economy is a tax cut.
Conservatives obfuscate such facts by saying that their tax cut proposal would help small businesses.
Now that the president has struck a deal to extend all of the tax cuts, in addition to an extension of unemployment benefits and an expanded payroll tax cut for the middle class, Mr.
2 percentage points higher in the tax cut years, however.
In theory, this would trigger what tax cut advocates have called the
Contrast this with McCain 2001, who said, quite correctly, ''I cannot in good conscience support a tax cut in which so many of the benefits go to the most fortunate among us, at the expense of middle-class Americans who most need tax relief.
Without pay-as-you-go, Republicans would be free to propose tax cut after tax cut, starting with permanent repeal of the estate tax and extension of all the Bush tax cuts, and some Democrats would balk at voting against them.
One modest proposal for immediate reform is to make permanent a Bush tax cut that has been allowed to expire.