Tax Policy Center

Donald J. Trump

State and Local Issues: TaxVox
The House Republican leadership and the Trump Administration want to repeal the state and local tax (SALT) deduction and the individual Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)...
June 19, 2017Frank Sammartino
: TaxVox
President Trump’s proposed 2018 budget would result in deep cuts to federal payments to states. Federal funds currently account for nearly a third of state...
June 15, 2017Richard C. Auxier
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The Trump Administration and congressional Republicans remain stalemated over how to “repeal and replace” the 2010 Affordable Care Act (ACA). One major problem: The House...
June 14, 2017C. Eugene Steuerle
Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
Donald Trump is not only President-elect, but he is also the hands-down winner of Tax Vox’s Lump of Coal Award for the worst tax policy...
December 20, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Yesterday, President-elect Trump tweeted he would leave his businesses “in total” to reduce his potential conflicts as President. The Office of Government Ethics (“OGE”), tweeted...
December 1, 2016Steven M. Rosenthal
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Donald Trump’s proposal to slash tax rates on unincorporated businesses would create huge incentives for income tax avoidance and evasion, and his own behavior illustrates...
November 7, 2016Leonard E. Burman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have proposed tax changes that would result in less charitable giving. While the effects are indirect, the Tax Policy...
November 4, 2016Philip StallworthChenxi LuC. Eugene SteuerleJoseph Rosenberg
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
While testing TPC’s cool election tax calculator , I was surprised to see that some high-income singles could pay more income taxes under Donald Trump’s...
November 3, 2016Leonard E. Burman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Today, The New York Times dissected the $916 million of Net Operating Losses (NOLs) that Donald Trump claimed on his 1995 tax return, which The...
November 1, 2016Steven M. Rosenthal
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The fiscal policy debate in the 2016 presidential election (yes, Virginia, there is a policy debate, even if you can’t hear it through the noise)...
October 20, 2016Howard Gleckman