Bush tax cuts are the reduced individual income tax rates, the reduction of the marriage penalty (and increase in the marriage bonus), the repeal of the personal exemption phaseout and the limitation on itemized deductions, the reduced tax rates on long-term capital gains and qualified.
Feb 28, The Bush tax cuts were two tax code changes that President George W. Bush authorized during his first term.
Congress enacted tax cuts to families in and investors in They were supposed to expire at the end of Instead, Congress extended them for two more years, and many of the tax provisions remain in effect- and continue to affect the economy- to this day.
Jan 24, The Bush tax cuts (along with some Obama tax cuts) were responsible for just 24 percent.  The New York Times stated in an editorial that the full Bush-era tax cuts were the single biggest contributor to the deficit over the past decade, reducing revenues by abouttrillion between and Estimated Reading Time: 12 mins.
Jan 29, Myth #8: Tax cuts help the economy by"putting money in people's pockets." Fact: Pro-growth tax cuts support incentives for productive behavior. Myth #9: The Bush tax cuts have not helped the economy. Oct 23, The biggest tax policy changes enacted under President George W.
Bush were the 20tax cuts, often referred to as the “Bush tax cuts” but formally named the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of (EGTRRA) and the Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of (JGTRRA). High-income taxpayers benefitted most from these tax cuts, with the top 1 percent of households receiving an average tax cut Estimated Reading Time: 11 mins.