March 3, 2021
Tech firms pay taxes on their income, but at relatively low worldwide rates. Should they pay a new, separate tax on the data they collect?
March 1, 2021
It never is easy for government to respond to crises, especially one as big and far-reaching as the COVID-19 pandemic. Yet, a better policymaking process...
February 25, 2021
The most interesting tax news these days may be state efforts to tax digital advertising
February 22, 2021
Opponents of additional federal aid to state and local governments have noted that overall state revenue declines have not been as bad as expected during...
February 17, 2021
President Biden, the House Ways & Means Committee, and Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) agree: They want to increase child benefits to parents who work and...
February 18, 2021
The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) was considered essential to last year’s bipartisan COVID-19 relief packages, and many policymakers initially hailed the CARES Act version as...
February 15, 2021
President Biden and House Way & Means Committee Democrats have proposed increasing the earned income tax credit (EITC) for workers without children at home –...
February 11, 2021
Republicans and some leading economists have raised concerns about the cost, fairness, and stimulative effects of proposed cash payments in the pandemic relief legislation Congress...
February 11, 2021
Depressed that you won’t be dining out in a romantic restaurant with your loved one this Valentine’s Day? The Tax Policy Center has a prescription...
February 10, 2021
The major tax provisions of the pandemic relief bill proposed by House Ways & Means Committee Democrats on January 8 would reduce 2021 federal taxes...