Tax Policy Center

2020 Election

: TaxVox
In addition to that other election you might have followed last week, Americans voted on a whole bunch of state tax measures . And while...
November 16, 2020Richard C. Auxier
State and Local Issues: TaxVox
There are a lot of state ballot measures affecting tax policy this year. Most were introduced before the pandemic, but all of these votes took...
October 27, 2020Richard C. Auxier
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Nearly all the reductions would occur after 2025, and the extension would reduce federal revenues by another $3 trillion from 2031 through 2040.
October 27, 2020Robert McClellandMark J. Mazur
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
On November 10—just a week after the election--the US Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Affordable Care...
October 27, 2020Gordon B. Mermin
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has proposed raising tax rates on long-term capital gains income for the highest-income investors.
September 16, 2020Robert McClelland
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The real question for Biden is how much of his ambitious tax plan could Congress realistically pass next year.
August 19, 2020Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
As a senator, Kamala Harris has proposed broad legislation designed to raise the incomes of low- and middle-income workers via her LIFT the Middle Class Act.
August 13, 2020Elaine Maag