Tagged: fiscal cliff

Windstream Shares Spike on Lower Tax Obligation

by Lance Turner 1/7/2013 04:14 pm

Shares of Windstream Corp. of Little Rock rose 3.7 percent on Monday after the telecommunications firm dramatically reduced its outlook for 2013 tax obligations.

Congress Extends Wind Energy Tax Credit in Fiscal Cliff Deal

by Lance Turner 1/2/2013 02:49 pm

Congress has included an extension of wind energy tax credits in the bill to avert the so-called "fiscal cliff."

National Journal: Here Are the White House's Fiscal Cliff Talking Points for Business

by Lance Turner 12/19/2012 03:14 pm

The National Journal publishes the White House's talking points for business leaders in support of President Barack Obama's fiscal cliff budget plan.

Mike Beebe: Don't Shift 'Fiscal Cliff' Burden to States

by Mark Carter 12/5/2012 11:58 am

Gov. Beebe told Arkansas reporters on Wednesday that states are willing to share in the sacrifices ahead but not carry a disproportionate burden.

Video: Mark Pryor Optimistic About 'Fiscal Cliff' Negotiations

by Lance Turner 12/5/2012 08:11 am

U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., talks to Arkansas Business news partner THV 11 News about the "fiscal cliff" negotiations.

Pure Carried Interest on Brink of Extinction (Patrick Murphy Commentary)

by Patrick Murphy 12/3/2012 12:00 am

One component of the fiscal cliff that may harm numerous unsuspecting Arkansans is the taxation of income derived from a profits interest, better known as “carried interest.”

Between Confidence and Complacency (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

by Craig Douglass 12/3/2012 12:00 am

How close to the edge will you go? And will simply the prospect of falling off the “fiscal cliff” prevent you from holiday shopping?

Wal-Mart Changes Dividend Date As 'Fiscal Cliff' Approaches

by Lance Turner 11/19/2012 09:52 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville has changed when it will pay its near-40-cent fourth-quarter dividend, moving the date to Dec. 27 from Jan. 2. Why?