Tag: Donald Trump

Senate Legislation Introduced to Nullify Schedule F Executive Order

November 19, 2020 6:18 AM

Legislation has been introduced in the Senate to rescind the Schedule F Executive Order.

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NTEU Sues Trump Over Schedule F Executive Order

October 28, 2020 7:55 AM
NTEU Sues Trump Over Schedule F Executive Order

NTEU has sued President Trump over his recent Executive Order that establishes a new class of federal employees.

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Tax Loss Harvesting: A Lesson to be Learned from Trump’s Taxes

October 14, 2020 9:47 AM
Tax Loss Harvesting: A Lesson to be Learned from Trump’s Taxes

Tax loss harvesting is an important technique that should not be overlooked in your financial plan to maximize your long-term retirement savings.

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Election 2020: Where Do Trump and Biden Stand on Social Security?

October 13, 2020 3:51 PM
Election 2020: Where Do Trump and Biden Stand on Social Security?

The author says that neither presidential candidate appears to have a solid plan to address looming problems with Social Security.

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FedSmith Readers Give Slight Edge to Trump Heading Into Election

October 12, 2020 8:21 AM
FedSmith Readers Give Slight Edge to Trump Heading Into Election

It was close, but a majority of FedSmith readers said they plan to vote for President Trump in our latest survey.

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Trump or Biden: Who Will Receive Your Vote?

September 29, 2020 2:23 PM , Updated October 12, 2020 9:10 AM

Who are federal employees planning to support in the upcoming election? Share your feedback in our latest survey.

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The Battle Over Federal Employees’ Payroll Taxes

September 10, 2020 9:53 AM
The Battle Over Federal Employees’ Payroll Taxes

Federal employees will not be able to opt out of the temporary payroll tax deferral, but some lawmakers are pushing to change that.

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Will the Payroll Tax Deferral Apply to Federal Employees?

August 31, 2020 6:58 PM
Will the Payroll Tax Deferral Apply to Federal Employees?

It appears some federal employees will have withholding of their payroll taxes deferred under a new executive order. Here’s what we know.

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Hatch Act Not a Bar for Acceptance Speech at White House

August 13, 2020 7:03 PM , Updated August 17, 2020 9:18 AM

The Office of Special Counsel says President Trump can make acceptance speech at the White House, with restrictions.

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Trump’s Payroll Tax Cut is a Lose-Lose Deal

August 6, 2020 12:11 PM
Trump’s Payroll Tax Cut is a Lose-Lose Deal

The author says that a proposal to suspend the Social Security payroll tax would jeopardize the overall health of the program.

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