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How Would Paydown Affect The Reform Of Home Mortgage Interest Deduction?
Reforming the mortgage interest deduction (MID) could raise federal tax revenue and make the tax system more progressive. But some taxpayers, especially those with high...
July 21, 2020
The Tax Cuts And Jobs Act Reduced Tax Expenditures But By Much Less Than The 1986 Tax Reform Act
For years, tax reformers have advocated reducing marginal tax rates, broadening the tax base, and eliminating provisions that provide special benefits to select forms of...
December 10, 2019
The TCJA’s Cap On Mortgage Interest Deductions Tells Us That Taxes Matter, Up To A Point
When Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in December of 2017, it made a number of changes to the individual income tax (almost...
September 13, 2019
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