Archive for September 2017

60 Plus Emerges in White House Briefing

White House Advisor Gary Cohn Affirms Immediate Repeal of Death Tax ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (September 29, 2017) – The efforts of the 60 Plus Association in abolishing the Death Tax served as a reference point in the September 28 White House Briefing with White House Chief Economic Adviser Gary Cohn. The briefing by Cohn was to…

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Seniors to Benefit From Trump Tax Reform Plan

End of Death Tax, Higher Standard Deduction Win Praise From Seniors Leader ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA (September 27, 2017) – 60 Plus Founder and Chairman James Martin Wednesday issued the following statement after reviewing the tax reform plan offered by the Trump Administration: “There’s a lot for seniors to like in President Trump’s framework for tax reform.…

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Letter: Schumer needs more education on estate tax

TimesUnion To the editor Published 4:27 pm, Saturday, September 23, 2017 It’s unfortunate that Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer is so woefully uninformed about the impact of the federal “death tax” (“Estate tax cut plan irks Schumer,” Sept. 13). Perhaps he should remove himself from the salons of Manhattan and Capitol Hill for a day…

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60 Plus Chairman Blasts “Fake” AARP Study

60 Plus Chairman Blasts “Fake” AARP Study Martin Decries “Obamacare Cronies” Protecting Their Profits ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA (September 22, 2017) – 60-Plus Founder and Chairman James Martin Friday issued the following statement in response to efforts by AARP to derail the Graham-Cassidy bill to partially repeal the Affordable Care Act. “For anyone who has ever wondered…

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Seniors Leader to Congress: “This Is No Time To Go Wobbly,” on Death Tax

60 Plus Chairman Invokes Margaret Thatcher in Tax Debate ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA (September 20, 2017) – 60 Plus Chairman and Founder James Martin today issued the following statement regarding ongoing efforts to enact a tax reform package in Congress: “As negotiations on a tax reform plan intensify and debate over abolishing the federal Death Tax grows,…

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The Senate Must Right this Wrong Now

A $500 Annual Tax increase on Seniors Not Acceptable ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (September 19, 2017) — 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman Jim Martin is asking Republican Senators Lindsey Graham (SC) and Bill Cassidy (LA) to not let another Obamacare tax take effect on their watch. “Seniors on Medicare Advantage will see an increase starting January…

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Seniors Leader Blasts Chuck Schumer For “Woefully Uninformed” Death Tax Remarks – 60 Plus Founder Jim Martin Advises Senator to Visit Middle America

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 13, 2017 Contact: Scott Hogenson 703-967-6298 Seniors Leader Blasts Chuck Schumer For “Woefully Uninformed” Death Tax Remarks 60 Plus Founder Jim Martin Advises Senator to Visit Middle America Alexandria, Virginia (September 13, 2017) – 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman Jim Martin today issued the following statement in response to remarks…

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60 Plus Founder Cheers Trump Visit to North Dakota

Jim Martin Calls President Trump’s Support For Abolishing the Death Tax ‘Pitch Perfect’   ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (September 6, 2017) — 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman Jim Martin today released the following statement following President Trump’s remarks in North Dakota Wednesday:   “President Donald Trump gets it. He understands that family ranches, farms and small…

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60 Plus Founder and Chairman Jim Martin Goes Live on Talk Radio

Alexandria, VA September 6, 2017 The Open Letter to Congress calling for tax reform has received a lot of attention and Jim Martin will be promoting this once-in-a-generation opportunity on live talk radio Thursday morning. Here’s his schedule and instructions on how to tune-in live: Thursday, September 7 ***7:30 am ET KCOL/Ft. Collins-Denver The Jimmy…

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The Outdated U.S. Tax Code

September 6, 2017 The Honorable Kevin Brady 1011 Longworth House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 Dear Congressman Brady, The outdated U.S. tax code, last overhauled more than three decades ago, has rendered American job creators less competitive in the global marketplace, slowed the growth of wages, and discouraged investment in local communities across our country.…

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