Tax Policy Center

1986 Tax Reform

Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
For the umpteenth time, Congress and the Trump Administration are going back to the tax reform drawing board , just as they have had to...
August 21, 2017C. Eugene Steuerle
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Ronald Reagan was president, fanny packs were all the rage, and the Tax Reform Act of 1986 was making its way through Congress. In our...
July 11, 2017Yifan Powers
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
So far, the early debate over a 2017 tax bill has been an inside-the-Beltway game. Just consider the flap over the Border Adjustable Tax (BAT),...
April 10, 2017Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Make no mistake, any attempt at tax reform will be a heavy lift. But an interesting behind-the-scenes debate is brewing among reformers over just how...
May 30, 2012Howard Gleckman