Anti-tax group calls bill a ‘wealth transfer’ RALEIGH, NC – Americans for Prosperity North Carolina, the state’s leading advocate for economic freedom, responded critically Wednesday to the filing of House Bill 117, N.C. Competes. State Director Donald Bryson issued the following statement: “Hours before House Bill 117 was filed, House Finance Committee staff testified that […]
‘Appears to be a bait-and-switch’ Raleigh, NC – Americans for Prosperity, North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom, issued a statement in regards to today’s state Senate Finance Committee vote on a gas tax proposal as part of Senate Bill 20. “The gas tax portion of this bill appears to be a bait-and-switch on taxpayers,” said […]
The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. Family-owned farms and businesses are most vulnerable to the death tax. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. […]
Members of the State House need to reject new corporate welfare programs, and special interest tax carve outs, by voting against House Bill 1224. House Bill 1224 contains several provisions that significantly decrease economic freedom for North Carolina taxpayers. These provisions include: A new “Jobs Catalyst” fund that will allow the Department of Commerce to […]
Nearly two years ago, President Obama signed his deeply unpopular health care package into law. Now, the U.S. Supreme Court is set to review the constitutionality of several elements of that package, including the individual mandate. We may not get a better chance to overturn this affront to our health care freedom; that’s why we’re taking action now, and we need your help!
Americans for Prosperity just launched a redesigned website – www.HandsOffMyHealthCare.com – complete with a People’s Brief to the Supreme Court. Americans for Prosperity believes that the individual mandate is unconstitutional and that the President’s entire health care law must be struck down with it.