News Releases

STATEMENT BY AMERICANS FOR TAX FAIRNESS ON OBAMA’S REMARKS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 5, 2013 Contact: TJ Helmstetter Communications Director Email: thelmstetter@americansfortaxfairness.org  STATEMENT BY AMERICANS FOR TAX FAIRNESS ON OBAMA’S REVENUE REMARKS “We support the President’s call for closing corporate loopholes and special deductions for the rich that would help pay down the deficit and grow our economy. A fair budget agreement requires substantial new […]

Nearly 100 Events Nationwide Today to Protect Working Families, Calling for “Fair Taxes, Not Cuts

NEARLY 100 EVENTS TAKING PLACE NATIONWIDE TODAY IN TARGETED STATES TO PROTECT WORKING FAMILIES BY STANDING UP FOR “FAIR TAXES, NOT CUTS”  WASHINGTON, D.C. – National labor groups, including the AFL-CIO, AFSCME, National Education Association and SEIU, in coalition with Americans for Tax Fairness and Health Care for America Now, are holding nearly 100 events today to […]

Americans for Tax Fairness Statement on U.S. House Fiscal Cliff Vote

For Immediate Release January 1, 2013 Americans for Tax Fairness Statement on U.S. House Fiscal Cliff Vote WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans for Tax Fairness, a campaign with more than 230 national, state, and local organizations united in support of a tax system that works for all Americans, released a statement tonight by Frank Clemente, campaign […]

Statement on Fiscal Cliff Agreement

For Immediate Release January 1, 2012 Contact: Trevor Thomas, Americans for Tax Fairness: 616-430-2030; tthomas@AmericansforTaxFairness.org Americans for Tax Fairness Statement on Fiscal Cliff Agreement WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans for Tax Fairness, a campaign with more than 230 national, state, and local organizations united in support of a tax system that works for all Americans, released a statement […]

515 Groups Send Letters to White House & Congress: Fight for Corporate Tax Reform that Raises Revenue – Not Revenue-Neutral; Oppose Territorial Tax

For Immediate Release December 20, 2012 Contact: TJ Helmstetter Communications Director Email: thelmstetter@americansfortaxfairness.org   515 Groups Send Letters to White House & Congress: Fight for Corporate Tax Reform that Raises Revenue – Not Revenue Neutral; Oppose Territorial Tax WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans for Tax Fairness, a campaign of state and local organizations united in support […]

ATF Statement on Boehner’s “Plan B,” White House Veto Threat

For Immediate Release December 19, 2012 TJ Helmstetter Communications Director Email: thelmstetter@americansfortaxfairness.org   ATF Statement on Boehner’s “Bogus Plan B”  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans for Tax Fairness, a campaign with more than 230 national, state, and local organizations united in support of a tax system that works for all Americans, released a statement today on […]

Statement on Boehner’s “Plan B” and Upcoming Vote

For Immediate Release December 18, 2012 Statement on Boehner’s “Plan B” and Upcoming Vote WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans for Tax Fairness, a campaign with more than 230 national, state, and local organizations united in support of a tax system that works for all Americans, released a statement today on U.S. House Speaker John Boehner’s “Plan […]

National Groups: Boehner Tax Proposal Lacks Significant Revenue

For Immediate Release December 17, 2012 Contact: TJ Helmstetter Communications Director Email: thelmstetter@americansfortaxfairness.org    National Groups: Boehner Tax Proposal Lacks Significant Revenue   WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans for Tax Fairness, a campaign with more than 230 national, state, and local organizations united in support of a tax system that works for all Americans, released a series of […]

As Gates, Disney, Rockefeller Push For Revenue, Momentum Grows for Action on Higher Estate Tax

For Immediate Release As Gates, Disney, Rockefeller Push For Revenue, Momentum Grows for Action on Higher Estate Tax WASHINGTON, D.C. — As billionaires and millionaires release a plan for higher estate tax revenue to avert damaging cuts, Americans for Tax Fairness – a national campaign that supports passing the middle-class tax cuts for 98 percent of […]

Maine Group Fighting for Vote on Middle Class Tax Cuts Applauds Sens. Collins, Snowe

Maine Group Fighting for Vote on Middle Class Tax Cuts Applauds Sens. Collins, Snowe WASHINGTON, D.C. — Maine People’s Alliance — part of Americans for Tax Fairness, a national campaign that supports passing the middle-class tax cuts for 98 percent of American taxpayers and ending those tax cuts for the richest 2 percent —  applauded […]