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Congress May Not Rewrite the Tax Code in 2013, But It Could Make It Simpler
As regular readers of Tax Vox know, I don’t believe there is much chance President Obama and Congress will agree on individual broad-based tax reform...
February 21, 2013
The Wide Tax Reform Gulf Between Baucus and Camp
Yesterday, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT), who rarely gives public speeches, laid out his agenda for tax reform. Just for fun, I compared...
June 12, 2012
Tax Reform: Going Long v. Going Prudent
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, 2012
Time for a Serious Review of Tax Extenders
A House panel today began what could be the beginning of a remarkable exercise: It is reviewing the merits of dozens of expiring tax provisions...
April 26, 2012
Cutting Corporate Tax Rates: Another View
On Nov. 2, TaxVox reported on a new Joint Committee on Taxation study on whether it is possible to reduce the corporate tax rate to...
November 6, 2011
Mission Impossible: Cutting the Corporate Tax Rate to 25 Percent
It has been an article of faith among most congressional Republicans and many Democrats that the corporate tax rate should be cut from today’s top...
November 2, 2011
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