Tax Policy Center

Donald Trump

Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Lester Holt, the moderator for tonight’s presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, announced the debate’s topics last week: America’s direction, achieving prosperity, and...
September 26, 2016Richard C. Auxier
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
With great fanfare, Donald Trump has proposed a new plan to help families pay for child care . However, the proposal, which is a revised...
September 21, 2016Elaine Maag
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
In my many years of writing about tax policy, I have never seen anything quite like the ongoing affair of Donald Trump and business taxes...
September 20, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Donald Trump would permit businesses to immediately expense new investment . As a result, they could deduct the full cost of plant and equipment at...
September 9, 2016Steven M. Rosenthal
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Republican presidential contender Donald Trump often expresses dismay about the US trade deficit, which he ties to the loss of good paying middle class jobs.
August 29, 2016Leonard E. Burman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
Donald Trump’s proposal to cut the tax rate to 15 percent for pass-through businesses such as partnerships and S corporations would overwhelmingly benefit high-income taxpayers...
August 25, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Yesterday, former IRS Commissioner Fred Goldberg (who held top tax positions in the administrations of both Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush)
August 24, 2016Steven M. Rosenthal
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
As presidential campaigns grind on, we often learn more details about each candidate’s policy agenda. But when it comes to Donald Trump’s tax plan, we...
August 18, 2016Howard Gleckman
Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
Donald Trump has put forth some really novel (and poor) ideas – his immigration and trade policies come to mind. His tax reform ideas are...
August 10, 2016William G. GaleHilary GelfondAaron Krupkin
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Lest you’re worried that Donald Trump doesn’t like babies, he’s come out with a proposal he says will reduce the cost of their care.
August 8, 2016Elaine Maag