Tax Policy Center

Donald J. Trump

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
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Incorporating the macroeconomic effects of the tax plans of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump has little effect on their revenue implications, according to updated analyses...
October 19, 2016Benjamin R. Page
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have proposed major changes to US tax policy, but they have dramatically different visions of what the tax code should...
October 12, 2016Richard C. Auxier
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The individual income tax has never taxed the very wealthy much. Donald Trump may have claimed huge losses starting in the early-1990s, but, like other...
October 12, 2016C. Eugene Steuerle
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump agree on one thing: Managers of private equity funds should pay ordinary tax rates on their carried interest, not the...
October 6, 2016Donald Marron
State and Local Issues: TaxVox
In addition to his income tax troubles, Donald Trump has been engaged in a high-profile battle over property taxes. But he’s not the only business...
October 5, 2016Megan Randall
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
The New York Times expose on Donald Trump’s apparent use of real estate tax losses to avoid paying income taxes for years has the political world abuzz. But the revelation raises another interesting question: Should any of our tax returns be private?
October 4, 2016Renu Zaretsky
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Yesterday, the New York Times reported Donald Trump may have paid no federal income tax for nearly two decades. Leaked excerpts of Trump’s 1995 tax returns showed huge losses that the real estate mogul could have used to offset other income and zero out his income tax liability for many years.
October 3, 2016Steven M. Rosenthal