April 12, 2018
Record stock buybacks—driven in part by the corporate tax changes in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA)—have sparked a media and political furor. Unfortunately,...
April 10, 2018
The headline from the updated budget and economic outlook released yesterday by the Congressional Budget Office was no surprise: The combination of the tax cuts...
April 10, 2018
On the surface, CBO’s new projections of the federal debt and deficits over the next 10 years paint a troubling picture. But, dig deeper and...
April 6, 2018
The Tax Policy Center is hosting its third annual Symposium in honor of Donald C. Lubick. Given the chaos that defines tax policy these days,...
April 5, 2018
Corporations, owners of partnerships and other pass-through businesses, and millions of ordinary individual taxpayers are scrambling to understand how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act...
April 4, 2018
What do you use when you check out at the grocery store? What does it cost a person to stop using plastic bags?
April 3, 2018
Each person’s death gives us a moment to pause and ask what lessons their lives offer for us. Here is a lesson from the life...
April 2, 2018
The IRS has reported that its overall audit rate is continuing to fall , especially for businesses and high-income individual taxpayers. The Service audits less...
March 28, 2018
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will cut individual income taxes for about two-thirds of US households in 2018, by an average of about $1,300...
March 29, 2018
Why is the US Olympic Committee (USOC) a tax-exempt organization? It looks more like a business than a charity.