Tax Policy Center

Donald Trump

Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
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 14, 2018Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The Trump Administration continues to tout the idea that, thanks to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), Americans will be able to fill out...
January 29, 2018Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that Congress passed on Dec. 22 was quite different from the tax cuts proposed by the Trump Administration last...
December 28, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
It is time for Tax Vox’s 11 th annual Lump of Coal Award for the worst tax policy ideas of 2017. Given the recent all-consuming...
December 22, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Supporters of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act like to describe it as a once-in-a-generation tax overhaul. It is arguably true that it is the...
December 20, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The conference agreement on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act would reduce taxes by about $1,600 on average in 2018, with the biggest benefit going...
December 18, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The Final Tax Bill Falls Far Short Of President Trump’s Campaign Promises The final version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that Congress is...
December 18, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
House Republicans made their tax bill public today. Boiled down to the basics, it is a mid-sized tax cut--aimed mostly at businesses and their owners...
November 2, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
A new Tax Policy Center “dynamic analysis” of the Big Six’s “Unified Framework” tax plan finds it would fail to achieve President Trump’s promise of...
October 27, 2017Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
President Trump has named Assistant Treasury Secretary for Tax Policy David Kautter as acting commissioner of the IRS. He’d serve in both posts until a...
October 26, 2017Howard Gleckman