Tax Policy Center

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

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Bismarck is credited with the warning: “If you like laws and sausages, you should never watch either one being made.” It is never truer than...
November 29, 2017C. Eugene Steuerle
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As the House and Senate rush to complete a tax bill that will do little to improve the economy, it is worth looking at another...
November 29, 2017William G. Gale
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Despite all their rhetoric about closing special interest loopholes, politicians love nothing more than delivering federal largesse to favored constituents. But with new spending programs...
November 28, 2017Howard Gleckman
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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
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Ever since his presidential campaign, Donald Trump has insisted that Congress lower tax rates on income earned by pass-through businesses such as partnerships, S corporations,...
November 27, 2017Joseph Rosenberg
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
The debate in Congress over the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has attracted new attention to how government should tax alcoholic beverages. Lawmakers have proposed...
November 27, 2017John Iselin
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Want to know why the individual tax rate cuts in the Senate version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act are so small. Or conversely,...
November 27, 2017Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
The Joint Committee on Taxation, Congressional Budget Office , and Tax Policy Center agree that, without significant changes, the House-passed tax bill (the Tax Cuts...
November 21, 2017Melissa M. Favreault
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