At the eleventh hour on New Year’s Eve, Washington negotiators reached a compromise to avoid the “fiscal cliff” – the looming combination of tax increases and spending cuts that threatened to throw the country back into recession. The fiscal cliff compromise included a number of favorable estate and gift tax provisions. However, the compromise also left Congress with a short-term need to address other deadlines and a lingering desire to enact comprehensive tax reform. Addressing those matters is likely to lead to further wealth transfer tax changes, some of which might restrict current gifting techniques. This white paper discusses . . .
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At the risk of getting ahead of ourselves, @WSJ article discusses GOP healthcare vote & 2018 midterm election impact ow.ly/Jm7l30cTtsf
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GOP debating merits of working w/Dem on budget deal. Need 60 Senate votes unless use CR! CR bad 2018 politics 4 GOP. ow.ly/kdnN30cQ7C2
About 4 days ago from TheWashingtonUpdate's Twitter via Hootsuite
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Healthcare bill: ow.ly/zm5z30cQ6Mi
Who will decide fate: ow.ly/NDbH30cQ6Wl
McConnell playing long game? ow.ly/yZ3L30cQ70f
GOP House & Senate plan comparisons side by side with ACA:
Importantly, can it pass Senate? ow.ly/GOg030cOBPV
About 5 days ago from TheWashingtonUpdate's Twitter via Hootsuite