Government & Politics

Poll: Most support Obama high-income investment tax hike

The rich aren’t taxed enough and the middle class is taxed too much. As for your taxes, you probably think they’re too high as well. Those are the results of an Associated Press-GfK poll that found that most people in the United States support President Barack Obama’s proposal to raise investment taxes on high-income families.

Personal Finance

Obama calls for tighter rules on retirement account brokers

The Obama administration is proposing tougher restrictions on brokers who manage Americans’ retirement accounts, reigniting a confrontation with the financial services industry over rules affecting trillions of dollars in 401k and other savings accounts. The change would put brokers – who sell stocks, bonds, annuities and other investments – under the stricter requirements for registered financial advisers when they handle clients’ retirement accounts.

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