Tax Policy Center

Extenders

Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
Last week, I testified before the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures on the topic of temporary tax policy. The panel called...
March 19, 2019Mark J. Mazur
: TaxVox
An analysis lays a foundation for debate. The TPC has a new paper on the distributional effects of the President’s tax proposals . His tax cuts primarily benefit low-income single workers and families with children. Households with very high incomes and substantial capital assets would pay more. A
February 2, 2015Renu Zaretsky
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
And now, for a lighter look at tax extenders, here’s a song that borrows the tune of The Sound of Music’s “My Favorite Things.” If you’re looking for something more serious, check out Len Burman’s TaxVox thoughts on the issue . My Favorite (Expired) Tax Breaks Special deductions of teachers’
December 1, 2014Roberton C. Williams
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Senate Republicans are insisting that the 2.3% excise tax on medical devices, enacted as part of the Affordable Care Act, be repealed as part of the package extending expired tax provisions . Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says the proposal to chip away at part of Obamacare is not
May 23, 2014Leonard E. Burman