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Section 179 Reinstatement Good, But Clarity Is Better

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti

A federal policy think-tank this week released a new document detailing the impacts of tax uncertainty on the ag sector, including the "will they or won't they" nature of Section 179 reinstatement. In commentary on Section 179 and ag tax issues, IPI President Tom Giovanetti says Congress' latest move on the 2014 expensing provision was essentially too little too late.


Medicare's Becoming A Means-Tested Welfare Program, And That Could Be A Good Thing

Those fighting to keep Medicare from becoming a means-tested welfare program are losing the battle, but that might be the only way we’re ever going to get real Medicare reform.


When Republicans Flip-Flop And Embrace Government Mandates


When I Die, Let It Be in Canada--or Mexico, or Better Yet, Israel


How Tax Uncertainty Harms Economic Growth: Agricultural Investment and Section 179


Congress is Downsizing The IRS, So It Must Downsize the Tax Code

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Should the Supreme Court Limit Obamacare Subsidies Only to State-Created Health Exchanges?

That language is important because only 13 states set up their own exchanges. The other 37 either didn’t try or failed and so relied on the federal government to do it.

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Among White House Hopefuls, Is Tax Reform Just All Talk?

Even if a White House hopeful who campaigns on tax reform wins in 2016, what are the chances of real reform happening? Merrill Matthews discusses this with WGTK’s Joe Elliott.  

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Texas Legislature Attempts to Rein-in Rogue Municipalities

Local control is the theme of this legislative session in Texas

The Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG), Another Voluntary Agreement to Reduce Piracy

Voluntary agreements are part of the solution in combating copyright piracy.

IPI Moves Headquarters to Las Colinas

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