Tax Policy Center

2020 presidential campaign

Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) would increase federal taxes by more than $23 trillion over 10 years, according to a new analysis by the Tax Policy...
March 19, 2020Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Former Vice-president Joe Biden would raise taxes by nearly $4 trillion over the next decade, about 1.5 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP). And nearly...
March 5, 2020Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
TPC is about to begin releasing its estimates of the revenue and distributional effects of the 2020 presidential candidates’ tax proposals, a project we’ve done...
March 3, 2020Mark J. Mazur
: TaxVox
Social Security is back in the headlines. Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders attacked his rival for the nomination, former Vice-President Joe Biden , for his...
February 14, 2020C. Eugene Steuerle
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Presidential primary season is here, and the Democrats’ talk of taxing the rich grows louder. Those proposals spark interesting conversations among my friends.
February 5, 2020Renu Zaretsky
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Most major Democratic presidential hopefuls have proposed new government assistance for those receiving long-term supports and services and their families. Mayor Pete Buttigieg has proposed...
February 3, 2020Howard Gleckman
: TaxVox
Take two tax credits, and call me in the morning. For many politicians that is the tried and true prescription for the economic and social...
December 31, 2019Janet Holtzblatt
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
When I heard that Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden was proposing to raise taxes by $3.2 trillion over 10 years, I flashed back to Walter...
December 9, 2019Howard Gleckman
: TaxVox
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has, as promised, released a plan to pay for her Medicare for All health insurance plan. She has come up...
November 1, 2019Howard Gleckman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
This week, Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders proposed raising the tax rates for large corporations where there are “exorbitant” pay gaps between top executives and...
October 3, 2019Howard Gleckman