Tax Policy Center

ways and means committee

Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
When House Ways & Means Chairman Dave Camp rolled out his tax reform last week, the Joint Committee on Taxation evaluated its macroeconomic impacts. Using two different models, the nonpartisan JCT found the plan would boost gross domestic product between 0.1 percent and 1.6 percent over the
March 4, 2014William G. GaleDonald Marron
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
By proposing a far-reaching and detailed rewrite of the Revenue Code, House Ways and Means Committee Chair Dave Camp (R-MI) did something very few elected officials have done in recent years: He stuck out his neck and proposed radical reform. The initial press response has focused on politics and
March 4, 2014C. Eugene Steuerle
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
I’m preparing a presentation on our tax system for a group of visiting foreign tax officials and they wanted to know how responsibilities are divided within the federal government. Seems like a fair question. In other countries, the process is often quite streamlined: a Ministry of Finance, which
May 16, 2011Leonard E. Burman