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Tue Jan 24, 2012, 08:17 PM

Tonight's SOTU - is it possible President Obama is going to go after capital gains?

It's been my dad's mantra for years to wonder why capital gains aren't taxed at the same rate as earned income. Is tonight the night that starts to end?

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Reply Tonight's SOTU - is it possible President Obama is going to go after capital gains? (Original post)
hedgehog Jan 2012 OP
lumberjack_jeff Jan 2012 #1
lacrew Jan 2012 #2

Response to hedgehog (Original post)

Tue Jan 24, 2012, 08:21 PM

1. Doubtful

He wants campaign donations from the investor class but he'll make some populist noises.

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Response to hedgehog (Original post)

Tue Jan 24, 2012, 08:43 PM

2. Zero chance of getting through this session of congress

 

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