Why the Taxpayer Protection Pledge has such predictive power
Nothing is more effective in identifying which lawmakers will honor their word on taxes (Victor Joecks, NPRI) – In their book Switch: How to change things when change is hard, brothers Chip and Dan Heath identify three factors that influence how individuals make decisions — willpower, emotions, and situation. The Heaths use the...
N&V Staff October 25, 2015
What Comprises The Fiscal Cliff Compromise
(Jim Clark) – Columnist Jeff Quinn, CPA, did a good job of summarizing the tax effects of Congress’ American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 in the last issue of the Bonanza (“some good, some bad”). Jeff closes his column by pointing out with annoyance that politicians knew of the deadline for 17...
N&V Staff January 14, 2013