House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) [has] vowed that extending the current tax brackets for the middle class would be the first order of business when Congress returns in November.
Lawmakers made a similar promise last year when they vowed to fix the estate tax before January ….
What if the lame-duck Congress fails to act on all the tax questions now left dangling in pre-election hot air? By one estimate, the cost to Americans next year could exceed $200 billion.