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  • Carter Votes to Make Tax Relief for Georgians Permanent
    Posted in Press Releases on September 28, 2018 | Preview rr
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    Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (R-Ga.) voted today to make the individual and small business tax cuts in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which was signed into law last year, permanent. The nonpartisan Tax Foundation estimates this move to make the individual income tax provisions included in the new tax law permanent would create 1.5 million jobs and raise long run GDP by 2.2 percent. "Thanks to tax reform, Georgians are absolutely better off now than they were under our old complicated and burde... Read more

  • Carter Message on Tax Day
    Posted in Press Releases on April 17, 2018 | Preview rr
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    Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (R-Ga.) released the following message on Tax Day 2018 - the last time Americans will file taxes under the old, burdensome tax code before the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is fully implemented. Click here to view Carter's Tax Day message. Full Transcript: Today is Tax Day. Why am I celebrating Tax Day? Because it’s the last time Americans will file their taxes using the outdated, burdensome, and complicated tax code before the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is fully implemente... Read more

  • VIDEO: Rep. Carter Hears the Benefits of Tax Reform for Nine Line Apparel in Savannah
    Posted in Press Releases on March 29, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Tax Relief

    Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (R-Ga.) released the following video today after discussing the benefits of federal tax reform for a local Savannah business, Nine Line Apparel. Click here to view Carter's visit and tax reform discussion at Nine Line Apparel "I recently traveled the district to speak directly with citizens and businesses in the First District about the benefits of tax reform," said Carter. "While at Nine Line Apparel, I learned that because of tax reform and the increased heal... Read more

  • Carter Talks Tax Reform at Lee Container
    Posted in Press Releases on February 23, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Tax Relief

    Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (R-Ga.) met with employees at Lee Container in Homerville this week to discuss the benefits of tax reform for businesses in the First District of Georgia. Rep. Carter discussing tax reform with the president of Lee Container,Robert Varnedoe Speaking during the visit about the new federal tax law that was passed by Congress and signed into law by President Trump, Carter said, "the proof is in the pudding. If you look at the figures that recently came out, the ta... Read more

  • Confirmed: Tax Bill Increases Paychecks for 9 in 10 Taxpayers
    Posted in Press Releases on January 11, 2018 | Preview rr
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    The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) confirmed today that hardworking Americans will receive bigger paychecks due to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The IRS released new withholding guidelines today for employers to implement the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. According to the Treasury, "with this guidance, most American workers will begin to see bigger paychecks. We estimate that 90 percent of wage earners will experience an increase in their take home pay." "I am thril... Read more

  • Carter Applauds Protection of Federal Historic Preservation Tax Incentives
    Posted in Press Releases on December 15, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Tax Relief

    Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (R-Ga.) today praised the conferenced version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act which maintains the Federal Historic Preservation Tax Incentives program. Carter fought to protect these historic tax credits in the final agreement. "As soon as I heard these historic tax credits were on the line, I went straight to the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee," said Carter. "I told him how lucky I am to be from one of the most beautiful places in the world, and a... Read more

  • PASSED: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
    Posted in Press Releases on November 16, 2017 | Preview rr
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    Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (R-Ga.) voted today for the largest overhaul of the American tax code in more than thirty years. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which passed the House today with Carter's support, cuts taxes, creates jobs and works to stimulate our economy. In Georgia, it has been estimated this legislation will lead to the creation of 29,521 jobs in our state and raise after-tax income for middle class families in Georgia by $2,355. "I am thrilled this legislation passed the House... Read more

  • Carter Supports Individual Mandate Repeal in Tax Reform
    Posted in Press Releases on November 14, 2017 | Preview rr
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    Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (R-Ga.) today officially supported including a repeal of the individual mandate in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. "Including the repeal of the individual mandate in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is the right move to make," said Carter. "The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is a bold tax plan that will work for all Americans. While delivering on our promise of a fairer tax code, we should use this important opportunity to move another step closer to delivering on our promise of re... Read more

  • Carter on House Tax Plan: This is a Big Day
    Posted in Press Releases on November 2, 2017 | Preview rr
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    Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (R-Ga.) today praised the introduction of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the House Republican tax relief plan. "This is a big day," said Carter. "Today, we introduced a tax relief plan that will finally deliver relief from America's antiquated and overly burdensome tax code which I believe is the greatest threat to economic opportunity in this country. I have been asking families across the First District what they would do with the hard-earned dollars our plan wou... Read more

  • Carter Votes to Balance Budget, Pave the Way for Tax Reform
    Posted in Press Releases on October 5, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Balancing the Budget, Tax Relief

    Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (GA-01) voted today for the House Republican budget for the coming year. The proposal would balance the budget within 10 years, strengthen our national defense, and work to rein in Washington's spending and improper payments. "I have long said that the national debt is the single greatest threat to our national security," said Carter. "It is past time for Washington to finally learn how to balance a budget just like hard working families, small businesses, and ... Read more