Tax Policy Center

Donald Trump

Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Following the collapse of the House GOP health plan, President Trump and many congressional Republicans say they will pivot to tax reform. Passing that initiative,...
March 27, 2017Howard Gleckman
Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
President Trump wants the IRS to “combat identity theft, prevent fraud, and reduce the deficit through the effective enforcement and administration of tax laws,” according...
March 16, 2017Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
It turns out that Donald Trump and I are members of the same club. Who knew? But this one is somewhat less exclusive than, say,...
March 15, 2017Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Tax reform was always going to be a tough sell in 2017. But now, thanks to the seemingly bottomless controversy over the Trump campaign’s Russia...
March 6, 2017Howard Gleckman
Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
Trump’s Fiscal Math Problem This week, the Trump Administration said it would ask Congress for big increases in defense spending which it would finance by...
March 1, 2017Howard Gleckman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
Last week President Trump vowed to “get rid of and totally destroy” the Johnson amendment —a law that bars 501(c)(3) organizations including houses of worship...
February 9, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
It seems that every day, the prospects for tax reform dim a bit more. This is what’s happened in just the past few days: Last...
February 2, 2017Howard Gleckman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
For weeks, congressional Republicans, Donald Trump, and various factions of Corporate America have been engaged in an intense battle over how to tax imports into...
January 26, 2017Howard Gleckman
: TaxVox
On Sunday, top presidential adviser Kellyanne Conway made an important rhetorical pivot: The Trump Administration may no longer be pushing for tax cuts or even...
January 24, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
At his Senate Finance Committee confirmation hearing today , Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Trump’s choice to head the Treasury Department, seemed somewhat confused about the Tax...
January 19, 2017Howard Gleckman