Please Note: Blog posts are not selected, edited or screened by Seeking Alpha editors.

Bush Tax Cuts Extended

President Obama has signed into law the Bush tax cut extensions and a number of other law changes, including a temporary reduction in Social Security taxes and enhanced investment tax credits.  Long-term unemployment benfits were also reinstated.  Here is a link to the Congressional summary of the law (over 170 pages).

For those who wish a more succinct summary, one provided by the Financial Planning Association has been posted at the GEI News Blog.