President Calls for Full Estate Tax Repeal National Underwriter (Life and Health Financial Services Edition) (03/19/02) Vol. 16, No. 3 p.19; Brostoff, Steven
The estate tax, or "death tax," as described by President Bush, causes the heirs of a small-business owner to liquidate assets that have been accumulated over decades, he says. Bush is calling on Congress to permanently repeal the tax. Bush says that the estate tax repeal is one of several tax initiatives he is planning to pursue.