NFIB, other business groups "encouraged" by tax deal

Business groups are cautiously optimistic about the agreement reached by President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans that extends Bush-era tax cuts for two years and reduces payroll taxes for employees. "We're encouraged by the direction this is going in," said NFIB's Bill Rys, who noted that a payroll-tax holiday for employers as well would have been better.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The · Bloomberg · Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model) · Portfolio.com

Published in Brief: