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A Huge Economic Hit And Charting a Path Forward
June 2, 2020
COVID-19 will drain $16 trillion from projected economic output over 10 years, CBO figures.
Refund Seizures, Piles of Paper Returns, and Revenue Collections
June 1, 2020
Students with past-due loans sue the Treasury and Education departments over seizure of tax refunds.
No News Is Bad News?
May 29, 2020
The White House won’t update its budget and economic projections this summer.
Pain, Rules, Renewal, and a Rescue
May 28, 2020
No state is immune from the pandemic’s economic fallout.
Hiding Behind Tax Exempts, And Maybe A June Coronavirus Relief Bill
May 27, 2020
The IRS finalizes tax-exempt non-reporting rules.
HEROES Act Analysis, Bad Budget Omens, and PPP Loan Data
May 26, 2020
TPC estimates HEROES Act would substantially cut individual income taxes.
How do you spell relief? M-A-Y-B-E ?
May 22, 2020
Treasury Secretary: We’ll likely need another relief bill.
Back to Work, But at What Cost?
May 21, 2020
The IRS is recalling some workers.
How Best to Save a Bad Economy?
May 20, 2020
The shape of the recovery: A swoosh not a V.
Waiting for a Bounce
May 19, 2020
Will the economy rebound without more stimulus?
© Urban Institute, Brookings Institution, and individual authors, 2020.