Of solar panels and tax cuts

February 2009
Accounting Today;2/23/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p6
Trade Publication
The author comments on U.S. President Barack Obama's proposed tax breaks for the stimulus package. According to the author, the $800-plus-billion stimulus package includes $300 billion in tax cuts. He points out the importance of tax rate reductions in stimulating the economy. He cites the results of a poll by H&R Block illustrating voters' lack of knowledge on basic tax questions. He notes some possible modifications in Obama's stimulus tax break proposals.


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