ㅤ”Walmart announced Thursday it plans to raise starting wages and give a one-time bonus to employees, citing the tax reform bill passed by Republicans and signed into law by President Trump last month.”
ㅤô¿ô …RIght on.
Full story at The Washington Examiner, image from wordpress.com (jobs, labor force, middle class, middle income, tax cuts, tax rates, tax reform, taxes, wages, workforce, working class, walmart) – 1/11/18.
ㅤ”Washington, D.C., based utility company Pepco recently announced they plan to use funds made available by the newly signed tax reform bill to lower customer’s energy bills, confirming the GOP talking point that savings from the legislation would trickle down to consumers.”
ㅤFull story at The Daily Caller, image from form9465.com. (tax cuts, tax rates, tax reform, taxes) 1/9/18
ㅤ”Recent tax reform has received much publicity. While the company does not yet pay cash taxes due to our enormous losses in the past, there is no doubt that our country’s new tax structure will have positive long-term benefits for America.
ㅤWe will be able to invest even more in aircraft and facilities, and we will be able to do so with even greater confidence about the future. As we analyze those potential future benefits, our leadership team, backed by our Board of Directors, considered how a portion of that positive impact might be directly shared with the very people who produce the profits at American…all of you.” — CEO Doug Parker and President Robert Isom
ㅤFull story at The Washington Examiner, image from boardingarea.com. (tax cuts, tax rates, tax reform, taxes, american airlines, southwest airlines) 1/2/18ㅤHome
ㅤ”The company will give nearly 60,000 employees a $1,000 bonus, and hourly employees will see their wages increase to a minimum of $15 an hour. A contribution of $150 million will also be given to the U.S. Bank Foundation.”
ㅤFull story at The Independent Journal Review, image from wpsdlocal6.com. (jobs, labor force, middle class, middle income, minimum-wage, tax cuts, tax rates, tax reform, taxes, workforce, working class, u.s. bancorp) 1/2/18ㅤHome
ㅤ”Although China’s announcement on Thursday didn’t refer to the tax cuts, China’s vice finance minister vowed to ‘take proactive measures’ in response to the legislation.
ㅤThe Republican tax bill included a steep corporate income tax cut — from 35 to 21 percent — that the Trump administration pushed as a way to make the United States more competitive and draw companies away from nations with lower tax rates.”
ㅤFull story at The Independent Journal Review, image from ijr(.com) • tax cuts, tax rates, tax reform, taxes, china
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ㅤ”The insurance company said beginning next year, it will increase its 401(k) match from 50 percent to 100 percent on the first 4 percent of employee contributions and will also contribute $500 to each employee’s 401(k) plan.”
ㅤFull story at The Washington Examiner, image from 401kcalculator(.org) • tax cuts, tax rates, tax reform, taxes, aflac ㅤ Home
ㅤ”The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act repealed the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate. Obamacare mandated that Americans who forgo health insurance would have to pay $695 or 2.5 percent of their income, whichever is larger. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) found that 80 percent of those who pay the Obamacare mandate fine make less than $50,000 a year, making the mandate’s repeal a huge middle-class tax cut.”
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ㅤ”Bob Parsons, the billionaire owner of YAM Worldwide, has announced that he will be giving $1.3 million in bonuses to his employees.
ㅤHe made the announcement on Friday and explained that nearly 600 of his employees who had been with the company longer than six months would receive $2,000 and those hired more recently than that would receive $1,000 bonuses. This is all on top of a $500 to $5,000 bonus, based on tenure, that employees at his company received in December.
ㅤㅤ’The passage of the tax credit is a catalyst for explosive economic growth. On a massive scale, the lowered federal tax burden on businesses will increase investment, entrepreneurship and corporate philanthropy. I’ve always believed in sharing good news and have decided to celebrate the tax plan by giving back to my staff.'”
ㅤFull story at The Independent Journal Review, image from ijr(.com) • tax cuts, tax rates, tax reform, taxes, bob parsons, yam ㅤ Home
ㅤ”Brian Moynihan, the bank’s chief executive, sent an email to employees citing the benefits to the company from the lower corporate tax rate.
ㅤThe bank also said that it expected to invest more in technology and in cities around the country where it operates but currently lacks ‘an extensive financial center network.'”
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ㅤPictured: Liberal California Congressman Ted Lieu
ㅤô¿ô …The poverty rate in California is the highest in the USA. Partially because of big government, Democratic Socialists like this numbskull.
ㅤThere is no harm in jealousy among the poor. Jealousy among the poor is beneficial. It’s an incentive for people to work themselves out of poverty.
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ㅤ”‘We recognize that our employees are our most valuable resource, truly appreciate their combined achievements for our Company and look forward to a very bright future,’ Sinclair President and CEO Chris Ripley said in a statement.”
ㅤFull story at The Hill, image from thehill(.com) • tax cuts, tax rates, tax reform, taxes, sinclair ㅤ Home
ㅤô¿ô …Apparently the “Paygo Law” has already been waived.
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