November 29, 2017
Bismarck is credited with the warning: “If you like laws and sausages, you should never watch either one being made.” It is never truer than...
November 29, 2017
As the House and Senate rush to complete a tax bill that will do little to improve the economy, it is worth looking at another...
November 28, 2017
Despite all their rhetoric about closing special interest loopholes, politicians love nothing more than delivering federal largesse to favored constituents. But with new spending programs...
November 28, 2017
The Tax Cut and Jobs Act (TCJA) that the Senate is debating this week would fundamentally change the way US-based multinational corporations are taxed on...
November 28, 2017
The Trump Administration claims that the tax cut going through the House and Senate will significantly boost the overall growth rate of the U.S. economy...
November 28, 2017
Congress is rushing to rewrite the tax code before Christmas. True tax reform would be a wonderful present for America, but the current tax bills...
November 27, 2017
The debate in Congress over the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has attracted new attention to how government should tax alcoholic beverages. Lawmakers have proposed...
November 27, 2017
Want to know why the individual tax rate cuts in the Senate version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act are so small. Or conversely,...
November 21, 2017
The Joint Committee on Taxation, Congressional Budget Office , and Tax Policy Center agree that, without significant changes, the House-passed tax bill (the Tax Cuts...
November 20, 2017
At the core of the political debate over the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is an intense and sometimes emotional argument over who benefits. Not...