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How difficult could the first 6 months of 2013 be if the U.S. goes over the fiscal cliff? Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners, weighs in. "I didn't think there was a chance we would go over, until the last couple of days," he says.
Forecasting the market action for the holiday week ahead, with Yra Harris, Praxis Trading.
Bill Gross has devised four ways individuals can beat the “wealth tax” –- i.e. higher dividends and capital gains. In an interview with The Daily Ticker he outlines his proposals.
With no deal on January 1st, your taxes are going up, with Mark Tepper, Strategic Wealth Partners; Dean Baker, Center for Economic & Policy Research; and Dan Mitchell, Cato Institute.
New year's revelers could wake up to a hangover of a different sort: new regulations totaling more than 400 across the country.
"We have to find a way to address the spending problem," said House Speaker Boehner, in a press conference on facing the nation's looming "fiscal cliff."
Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago professor, explains why he thinks we're going over the "fiscal cliff" but is optimistic for a deal next year. Barry Knapp, Barclays, weighs in.
One in five of Americans earning less than $20,000 a year would see a tax hike of $1,070, since Boehner's bill would eliminate deductions for low earners.
Tom Porcelli, RBC Capital Markets chief U.S. economist, explains why he is concerned about expiration of the payroll tax holiday and its near-term damage to the U.S. economy.
That clunker you donated to charity could end up being resold as far away as Southeast Asia, and yielding a write-off as little as $500.
Fiscal cliff negotiations between House Speaker Boehner and President Obama heat up, reports CNBC's John Harwood; and Democratic Strategist Jimmy Williams and Robert Costa of the National Review, weigh in. CNBC's Hampton Pearson also reports the NRA broke its silence on the Newtown tragedy.
House Speaker John Boehner speaks on President Obama's offer to avert the fiscal cliff. "The President's offer of $1.3 trillion in revenues, and $850 billion in spending reductions fails to meet the test." The President promised the American people a balanced approach, he says.
President Obama says the only way to stabilize the economy is to get U.S. deficits under control. "I have gone at least half way in meeting some of the Republicans' concerns," he said.
CNBCs John Harwood reports things are looking bleak for a "cliff" resolution before the Congressional break, as President Obama threatens to veto the GOP's "Plan B." Also, Abigail Disney discusses her view of raising taxes on millionaires.
Time passes as Republicans and Democrats continue negotiations on a deal to avert the "fiscal cliff." Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) and Ken Langone, Invemed Associates chairman, discuss where the negotiations stand and what needs to be done.
Discussing the U.S. economy, and how the "fiscal cliff" talks are impacting businesses, with, Ken Langone, Invemed Associates chairman.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the "fiscal cliff" negotiations in Washington. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Judd Gregg, former Senator from New Hampshire, discuss their expectations for a deal on the fiscal cliff.
Congress should raise taxes on the wealthy to get the issue off the table, but it won't be enough to fix the country's fiscal problems, Ken Langone, Home Depot co-founder, told CNBC on Monday.
The market is rallying for its second straight day on fiscal cliff optimism, with Carol Roth, author of "The Entrepreneur Equation;" Keith Springer, Springer Financial Advisors; Jonathan Corpina, Meridian Equity Partners; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.