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Currently, couples can give away $10 million in lifetime gifts without paying transfer taxes, but President Obama has now proposed that couples be limited to $1 million in gifts, and any additional gifts be taxed at 55 percent. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day, saying the customers are not even part of the fiscal cliff conversations in Washington.
Has the market already baked in a deal? CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest details on the "fiscal cliff" negotiations. Christopher Whalen, Tangent Capital Partners, and Harry Dent, HS Dent Investment Management CEO, weigh in.
Discussing negotiations over the fiscal cliff, and the changes Republicans believe could bring in new revenue, with Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA).
Nike was founded at the University of Oregon, and is a core piece of the state's identity. Nike asked the state for a guarantee that their current tax status would be preserved for at least five years, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.
CNBC's John Harwood weighs in on the fiscal cliff talks in Washington. And Stacey Stewart, United Way Worldwide, discusses the impact the "cliff" is likely to have on charitable giving. "We are advocating for a balanced approach, an approach that says let's look at revenues and spending, but not on the backs of those who have been hurt the most," she says.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the meeting between Speaker Boehner and President Obama on Thursday was described as a "frank exchange." He discusses the chances of a deal on the "fiscal cliff" by the end of this year, with Andrew Friedman, The Washington Update.
Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) addresses the sticking points in "fiscal cliff" negotiations and looks at what's impeding the way toward compromise.
Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors CEO, explains how investors should navigate the markets in these uncertain times. He says he suspects the Senate bill will go to the House and end up being law.
What really happens to the economy if we don't reach a deal to avert the "fiscal cliff?" Robert Reich, former Secretary of Labor, and J.D. Foster, Heritage Foundation, weigh in.
Nike recently said it would consider investing in growth outside the state unless there were guarantees that the company's tax status would not change in the near future.
Charitable giving can include any of the "three T's": time, talent and treasure.
Kevin Madden, JDA Frontline executive vp, discusses some of the sticking points in "fiscal cliff" negotiations.
Kevin Madden, JDA Frontline executive vp, discusses the importance of addressing the nation's growing debt crisis while the fate of solving the "fiscal cliff" problem hangs in the balance.
The Governor of Oregon is calling the State legislature into a special session today to make sure Nike stays happy. CNBC's Brian Shactman has the story on jobs.
Are political leaders getting any closer to a "fiscal cliff" deal? CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest details.
What fixes does the GOP need? Katie Kieffer, Columnist and Political Commentator, says Republicans need to stop running boring moderates, or hypocritical preachers; and Mark Stevens, MSCO CEO, believes the Republicans should take a lesson on branding from the Democrats.
The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.
Taking a closer look at the economic data expected from tomorrow, and how the markets might react, with Chris Tevere, Forex.com; Brian Evans, Bond Street Wealth Management; and Jeremy Lawson, BNP Paribas.
A "right-to-work" law has been passed in Michigan, Hostess liquidated its brands after a battle with its union, and now union members on Broadway are working to authorize a strike. Justin Wilson, Center for Union Facts, and Thea Lee, AFL-CIO, provide perspective.