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Pat Boone Sings Praises of Charles Djou for Support of Permanent Repeal of Death Tax

(Honolulu, HI) – A national non-partisan senior citizens group announced today that 1st district GOP congressional candidate Charles Djou has received its Benjamin Franklin Award because “he has vowed to support full and permanent repeal of the federal estate tax ‘death tax.’” With more than 7.2 million senior supporters nationally, the 60 Plus Association is a nationally recognized senior citizen advocacy group, and the acknowledged leader in the fight to repeal the federal estate, or “death tax” as it more accurately termed because dying triggers the unfair, double tax.

April 15, 2014 | Read more…

Death Tax Repeal Reaches 200 Cosponsors

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today with the help from the 60 Plus Association, H.R. 2429, the Death Tax Repeal Act of 2013, reached 200 bipartisan cosponsors including support from nearly every Republican member of the House Committee on Ways and Means:

April 2, 2014 | Read more…

New York Increases Death Tax Exemption; Seniors Praise Governor and Legislature

Alexandria, VA – Yesterday, the New York legislature passed its annual budget, increasing the state’s death tax exemption to match the federal exemption over five years. New York is the second state this year to increase their exemption to match the federal estate tax.

April 1, 2014 | Read more…

March Monthly Update

Beware the Ides of March, so the saying goes. Julius Caesar ignored this bit of advice to his detriment, but you don’t have to be a Roman emperor to find some meaning in this ancient wisdom. In Washington, all eyes are on the November elections, but the cold Winter months prior hold much peril for politicians who continue to abuse power and common sense with the hope that most Americans aren’t paying attention.

March 17, 2014 | Read more…

60 Plus Quarterly Update

The Autumn season is upon us, a time when Mother Nature offers up colorful visual spectacles and cooler temperatures before her Winter slumber. The Autumn season in Washington is itself offering up its own kind of spectacles, but temperatures are becoming hotter, not cooler, as millions are realizing that the Obamacare promise of “if you like your health plan, you can keep your health plan. Period.” was as fictitious as the Great Pumpkin.

December 2, 2013 | Read more…

Study Shows Clear Connection Between E-Fairness and Economic Growth

(Alexandria, Virginia) — The 60 Plus Association, the nation’s largest conservative seniors organization and the acknowledged alternative to the liberal AARP with over 7.2 million supporters, today touted a new 42 page study published by economist Dr. Arthur Laffer which concludes that closing the sales tax loophole in internet transactions will stimulate the economy and create 1.5 million new jobs over the next 10 years.

July 24, 2013 | Read more…

North Carolina Repeals Death Tax Seniors Praise Governor and Legislature

Alexandria, VA – Today the North Carolina legislature passed the Tax Reduction Act, which will immediately repeal the state’s Death Tax, as well as lowers other taxes. North Carolina was the last state in the south to have such a tax after Tennessee set their state’s Death Tax on a schedule last year for repeal.

July 17, 2013 | Read more…