Government Bytes

Letters 

NTU Urges Missouri Legislators to Oppose 911 Fees

by Brandon Arnold / /

On behalf of the members of National Taxpayers Union in Missouri, I am writing to express opposition to HB 714, which would allow a 911 fee of up to $1.50 to be imposed on cell and landline phones and would create a 3 percent tax on all prepaid phones.


Read More

Letters 

NTU Urges Nevada Legislators to Oppose Tax Hikes

by Brandon Arnold / /

On behalf of the members of National Taxpayers Union (NTU) in Nevada and across the country, I urge you to oppose bills in the current legislative session that would impose higher taxes on individuals, families, and businesses. While a weak economy has in
Read More

Letters 

NTU to Pennsylvania State Legislators: Don't Saddle Telephone Users with Hefty New Fees

by Brandon Arnold / /

On behalf of the members of National Taxpayers Union in Pennsylvania, I urge you to vote against HB 911, which would raise the 911 fee assessed on both wireless and landline telephones by 65 percent. At a time when many families continue to struggle with
Read More

Blog 

A Fast-Growing and Alarming Problem: Taxpayer Identity Theft

by Demian Brady / /

As if all the time, expenses, and energy spent digging through the 209 pages of Form 1040 instructions, hunting around for receipts, and double checking all the numbers to make sure you've filled out your taxes properly wasn't onerous enough, many taxpaye
Read More

Letters 

Give Floridians a Break: Cut Taxes on TV and Cell Phones

by Brandon Arnold / /

On behalf of National Taxpayers Union's members in Florida, I am writing in support of much-needed tax relief for the residents of the Sunshine State.
Read More

Testimony 

Testimony Before The Committee on Small Business United States House of Representatives

by Pete Sepp / /

Chairman Chabot, Ranking Member Velázquez, and Members of the Committee, I am honored to have been invited to present comments today for your hearing, "Tax Reform: Ensuring that Main Street Isn't Left Behind." ...
Read More

Vote Alert 

NTU Urges "Yes" Votes on the "Fair Treatment of All Donations Act"

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Representatives to vote "YES" on H.R. 1104, the "Fair Treatment of All Donations Act," which would ensure that donations to 501(c)(4), (c)(5), and (c)(6) organizations are not subject to the federal gift tax.
Read More

Blog 

Poison Pill in Senate Budget Sets Up Tax Hike Showdown

by Nan Swift / /

An 11th hour amendment to S. Con. Res. 11, the Senate Budget Resolution, could open the door to tax hikes to pay for increased spending, far above the Budget Control Act (BCA) caps.
Read More

Letters 

NTU Supports H.R. 1397, the Seniors' Tax Simplification Act

by Nan Swift / /

On behalf of the members of National Taxpayers Union (NTU), I write to endorse H.R. 1397, your "Seniors' Tax Simplification Act." This legislation would create a new 1040SR form that simplifies tax filing requirements for seniors, who often have multiple
Read More

Letters 

NTU Endorses S. 716, the “Seniors’ Tax Simplification Act.”

by Nan Swift / /

On behalf of the members of National Taxpayers Union (NTU), I write to endorse S. 716, your "Seniors' Tax Simplification Act." This legislation would create a new 1040SR form that simplifies tax filing requirements for seniors, who often have multiple sou
Read More
Items 1 - 10 of 652