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ACT NOW to Preserve the Tax Exemption for Municipal Bonds, Infrastructure & Jobs
One of the most important tools available for State and Local Governments, including their political subdivisions (collectively, the “State Governments”), to provide infrastructure and job growth is the ability to issue bonds, the interest on which is exempt from federal income taxation (“Municipal Bonds”). The tax exempt status of Municipal Bonds, which has been in place since the first tax code was adopted in 1913 (the “Exemption”), has not just enabled State Governments to build, and maintain, our nation’s infrastructure – including roads, schools, hospitals, low cost housing, and sewers, etc. (“Capital Improvements”) – but to create jobs as well. Read More >>
February 13, 2015 – ACT NOW Treasurer/Executive Director Jason P. Capizzi will...... Read More »
February 2, 2015 – President Obama released his Fiscal 2016 Budget today, which, if adopted as proposed, will adversely...... Read More »
October 2, 2013 – Americans Calling for Truth NOW (ACT NOW) launched its new website today, www.act-now.us. Visitors to the website will find a wealth...... Read More »
September 23, 2013 – Jason P. Capizzi, Esq., Americans Calling for Truth NOW (ACT NOW) Executive Director /...... Read More »
September 16, 2013 – Americans Calling for Truth NOW (ACT NOW) filed a Statement of Organization (FEC...... Read More »
ACT NOW and join 37 others as a cosponsor of this resolution supporting the continued tax exemption for Municipal Bonds!Read More »
ACT NOW and contact your Senators and Representative today to either (A) request, or (B) thank them for, their support of preserving the federal tax exemption for interest earned on Municipal Bonds.Read More »
Determine the increase in interest costs to finance infrastructure improvements if the Exemption is eliminated or curtailed.Read More »
Watch the adventures of Jim “Built by Bonds” Lebenthal as he explores the infrastructure around us which has been built by Municipal Bonds.Read More »
@Actnowus: RT @TheBondBuyer: Our @JamesRamage_BB profiles longtime N.J. bond attorney Jack Kraft, now fighting to protect the muni tax exemption: http… @Actnowus: RT @JasonPCapizzi: Thanks to Lebenthal, S&P, @NJ_League, @NABLDC, @Actnowus for speaking at our pro-Muni Tax Exemption seminar #muniland ht…
@Actnowus: RT @TheBondBuyer: Our @JamesRamage_BB profiles longtime N.J. bond attorney Jack Kraft, now fighting to protect the muni tax exemption: http…
@Actnowus: RT @JasonPCapizzi: Thanks to Lebenthal, S&P, @NJ_League, @NABLDC, @Actnowus for speaking at our pro-Muni Tax Exemption seminar #muniland ht…