Tax Policy Center

economic growth

: TaxVox
In recent weeks, we have seen many different estimates of how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) would affect the US economy. These projections...
December 14, 2017Benjamin R. Page
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The Senate Finance Committee version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act would increase Gross Domestic Product modestly until 2025, and by even less after...
December 1, 2017Howard Gleckman
: TaxVox
The Tax Cut and Jobs Act (TCJA) that the Senate is debating this week would fundamentally change the way US-based multinational corporations are taxed on...
November 28, 2017Steven M. Rosenthal
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The Trump Administration claims that the tax cut going through the House and Senate will significantly boost the overall growth rate of the U.S. economy...
November 28, 2017William G. Gale
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The House-passed version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) would benefit the economy modestly over the next 20 years but by far less...
November 20, 2017Howard Gleckman
: TaxVox
Today I had the chance to testify before the Senate Finance Committee on business tax reform. Here are my opening remarks. You can find my...
September 19, 2017Donald Marron
Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
President Trump and his top economic advisers often argue that a major tax reform would permanently boost the nation’s economic growth rate to 3 percent...
September 18, 2017Benjamin R. Page
: TaxVox
How fast will the US economy grow? When mainstream forecasters consult their crystal balls, they typically see real economic growth around 2 percent annually over...
August 10, 2017Donald Marron
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
If you want to get tax economists riled up, there’s no better topic than the “Laffer Curve.” Even after decades of controversy, it underlies many...
July 27, 2017Yifan Powers
State and Local Issues: TaxVox
The tax cut that Kansas Governor Sam Brownback hailed in 2012 as “a shot of adrenaline into the heart of the Kansas economy” has been...
June 14, 2017William G. Gale