Raising the Tax Rates on High-Income Taxpayers: Pros and Cons

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This report focuses on the debate over whether the top two marginal tax rates should be permitted to rise back to their 2001 levels, once the temporary tax provisions known as the "Bush tax cuts" expire on December 31, 2010. The report discusses arguments for and against raising the tax rates.

Creator(s): Noto, Nonna A.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: November 5, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Noto, Nonna A.

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: November 5, 2010
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This report focuses on the debate over whether the top two marginal tax rates should be permitted to rise back to their 2001 levels, once the temporary tax provisions known as the "Bush tax cuts" expire on December 31, 2010. The report discusses arguments for and against raising the tax rates.

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27 pages.

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