A partial summary of the Senate “Tax Cuts and Jobs Bill”

December 4, 2017

By Rep. Tim Wadsworth
House District 14

Early Saturday morning the United States Senate along party lines passed a “Tax Bill” as promised by President Trump.  As with any tax bill there are winners and losers.  Only your accountant or tax lawyer can tell you the full impact on your particular tax situation.  The tax bill affects, individuals, C – Corporations, estates, small businesses and pass through entities such as S – Corporations and partnerships.  The bill is 479 pages long and somewhat complicated. Simple tax bill was not achieved.  Since the US. Senate tax bill will go to conference committee with the US House, the differences will be ironed out and resolved.

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Bentley Wants His Prisons

May 10, 2016

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

In an Op-Ed at al.com, Gov. Robert Bentley signaled, that he may call a Special Session to try, once again, to pass an $800 million prison construction project. Bentley said, the massive spending project failed because, “We simply ran out of time in this Regular Legislative Session to finally address Alabama’s prison overcrowding problem.” He also wrote, “That legislation failed in the final minutes of this session. But that doesn’t mean we won’t reach that goal.”
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