Tax Policy Center

tax reform

Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and President Trump have more in common than either would likely admit. For example, both have grand, ambitious plans they cannot...
September 20, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
An Experiment: How Low Could Tax Rates Go If Congress Eliminated All Tax Expenditures? How low could Congress cut tax rates without losing revenue? To...
September 13, 2017Howard Gleckman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
President Trump and congressional Republicans are pressing ahead on a tax bill that will almost certainly include a major corporate tax cut. And they are...
September 8, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
In a much-promoted speech today, President Trump vowed in Springfield MO that a coming tax bill would “benefit loyal, hard-working Americans and their families” and...
August 30, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
President Trump and the congressional Republican leadership promise to unveil a tax plan shortly. If past experience and recent trial balloons are any guide, it...
August 29, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The many promises President Trump made last night in Phoenix included a tax cut for business and middle-class families, and congressional approval of taxpayer money...
August 23, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Policy makers often act like tax cuts are free lunches that can make everyone better off. But over the long run, tax cuts must be...
August 15, 2017William G. Gale
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Senate Democrats today reached out, after a fashion, to their Republican colleagues over tax reform. They said they’d be willing to work on bipartisan legislation...
August 1, 2017Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
In a joint statement , top Trump Administration officials and congressional Republican leaders formally announced what most observers have known for months: The destination-based cash...
July 27, 2017Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
The chaos surrounding Senate efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act will prolong the debate over what Republicans will do about the nearly $1 trillion...
July 20, 2017Howard Gleckman