February 19, 2018
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) affects the after-tax income of households in two ways: directly through the individual income tax and indirectly through...
February 16, 2018
It’s difficult to predict where states will end up on tax policy this year given last year’s budget drama and this year’s new federal tax...
February 15, 2018
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) limited the ability of taxpayers to deduct state and local taxes (SALT) from their federal taxable income. New...
February 14, 2018
President Trump, who sees himself as the toughest guy in the room, is, along with his GOP allies in Congress, disarming the federal government’s ability...
February 8, 2018
There is so much bad policy in the massive two-year budget agreement being debated by Congress that it is hard to know where to begin...
February 7, 2018
But after the TCJA's bonus buzz fades, what will companies do with their extra money? Will they use it to make more capital investments in the US to boost productivity, and eventually, workers’ wages?
February 6, 2018
For decades, a guiding principle for many conservatives was that tax cuts not only boost the economy directly but also by shrinking the size of...
February 5, 2018
Politicians love to claim that they have given us something. “We want to give you, the American people, a giant tax cut for Christmas ...
February 2, 2018
In a blog post introducing a recent article I wrote for AEI’s Economic Perspectives, AEI’s Stan Veuger describes this approach as replacing “subdued worldwide corporate...
February 1, 2018
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) creates a new tax deduction of up to 20 percent of income from partnerships, sole proprietorships, and other...