Will More Jobs Mean More Taxes?
By John CarneySenior Editor, CNBC.com
January saw 247,000 new jobs added to the economy. Unemployment fell to 8.3 percent.
The stronger numbers may make federal lawmakers reluctant to extend the payroll tax cut. A Capitol Hill agreement late last year extended the tax cut through the end of February. If not extended, the tax cut will expire on Feb. 29.
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