Late last night, the US House of Representatives agreed with a previously approved Senate action and temporarily averted the much discussed “Fiscal Cliff.” According to White House statements, it would appear certain that the President will sign the bill.
In addition to the making permanent certain tax rate cuts originally enacted in 2001, many tax provisions which were scheduled to expire after 12-31-2012 were extended.
Below is our summary of some of the more significant of the actions taken in this legislation.
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Welcome to the inaugural edition of Pottscast, your source for trusted business advice. I’m your host David Potts.
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