Polsterbett Hohes Kopfteil
1 year ago
He also proposed raising more AMT revenues through closing a tax loophole that allows hedge fund managers to defer taxes on their pay by sheltering it in offshore tax havens.
A record deal was inked for an apartment below 57th Street - $31 million for a condo at One Madison Park, which has sold 70 of its 73 units. The largest condo conversion in the city's history is under way at Manhattan House. And the conversion of the Mark, which hasn't sent out contracts yet, is looking to set many new marks with units priced at more than $4,000 per square foot - including, perhaps, the first Manhattan apartment to sell for more than $100 million.
...there was a great sigh of relief when it was announced that even though Wall Street was battered, bonuses were still going to be massive (an estimated $38 billion, which would be a record).
Every politician in the U.S. presidential race claimed to be fighting for the middle class, and it seemed a sound strategy -- until the Democratic front-runners tried to define who, exactly, was middle class.
While Sens. Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama couldn't agree during a recent debate whether someone earning $97,500 or more could be considered middle class, voters have little difficulty judging who isn't -- the presidential candidates themselves.
They are also not commonly paid to think, and their thoughts are not often sought by their employer organizations or clients...