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House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) says the House GOP tax bill will retain the top 39.6 percent individual income tax rate for taxpayers with very...
November 1, 2017Joseph Rosenberg
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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
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An outline of a safe plan: No sharp edges. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton shared her tax agenda yesterday, but as Howard Gleckman notes, most of her proposals are familiar , including a Buffett tax on very-high income households and small business tax relief. She did not endorse
July 14, 2015Renu Zaretsky
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
In July, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew asked Congress to stop the current wave of corporate expatriations. The legislation is going nowhere, and Treasury and the IRS are unwilling to act on their own, though some legal experts believe they already have the authority to curb the transactions. This is
August 5, 2014Eric Toder
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On the Hill this week: The House may vote to make bonus depreciation permanent . The Senate Finance Committee may present a transportation funding plan reflecting a compromise with the House Ways and Means Committee. The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has scheduled a hearing on
July 7, 2014Renu Zaretsky
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Ireland is playing the world like a Celtic harp, and perhaps the world deserves it. The US and other European nations have been complaining for...
November 4, 2013Chris Sanchirico