Tax commissioner presser

Tax Commissioner Cory Fong is having a news conference this morning in the Capitol to discuss legislation “in response to the anticipated impact of the expiration of the Bush tax cuts.”  Joining him will be Sen. Dwight Cook, R-Mandan, Rep. Wes Belter, R-Leonard, and Rep. Mike Nathe, R-Bismarck. 

The tax cuts are set to expire at the end of the year, and Congress is debating whether to extend them. More information can be found here: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703977004575393483572603148.html

and here: http://thehill.com/homenews/news/118509-talk-of-deficit-cools-down-as-parties-spar-over-extension-of-bush-tax-cuts