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Renewable Resources Credit

ATRA modified the Code Sec. 45 renewable electricity production tax credit for electricity produced from wind and other qualified facilities. ATRA replaced certain placed-inservice deadlines with new deadlines and revised certain definitions, including the term “municipal solid waste.” The amount of the credit varies depending on the type of technology. Continue Reading…

Obama Vetoes Death Star

President Obama making like a Jedi

Over the weekend the White House confirmed that it will not spend $852 quadrillion to begin construction on a Death Star (the most powerful weapon in the universe)… Disturbing, is this move by President Obama.

But actually.  The  Obama administration launched a website in 2011 called We the People with the goal of engaging citizens in policy discussions by pledging to respond to any petition with more then 25,000 signatures.  On Nov. 14, a petition was launched to “Secure resources, funding and begin construction of a Death Star by 2016.” It reads:

By focusing our defense resources into a space-superiority platform and weapon system such as a Death Star, the government can spur job creation in the fields of construction, engineering, space exploration, and more, and strengthen our national defense.

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