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Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
On CNBC this morning, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick to head the Treasury Department, Steven Mnuchin, described a very interesting tax plan . However, it bears...
November 30, 2016Howard Gleckman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
Aides to president-elect Donald Trump as well as key lawmakers are promoting a three-way deal that would include business tax reform, a tax break for...
November 17, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Have you noticed the subtle reframing of Donald Trump’s tax plan? During the campaign, it was a huge tax cut. Now, Trump and his congressional...
November 15, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Donald Trump ran for president as a classic anti-establishment candidate , promising to stand up for regular Joes against the political and economic elites. He...
November 10, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Five Tax Policy Issues To Watch In The Trump Administration
November 8, 2016Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
It is the season of Olympic madness. No, not cheering over the dramatic finish of the women’s 400 meter sprint. That would make sense. Rather,...
August 16, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s tax plan would slash taxes for individuals and businesses.
July 18, 2016Richard C. Auxier
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The Congressional Budget Office’s long term budget outlook is a curious document. On one hand, a 30-year fiscal forecast will almost certainly be wrong. But...
July 12, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Critics are blasting Donald Trump for saying his tax plan would be open to negotiation should it ever get to Congress. There are plenty of reasons to criticize the presumptive GOP presidential candidate, but a willingness to find a middle ground on an important policy issue should not be one of them. How did stating the obvious become a political sin?
May 10, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The Challenges of Modeling Presidential Tax Plans The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget sponsored a fascinating discussion yesterday on estimating presidential candidate tax plans. My Tax Policy Center colleague Len Burman, Kyle Pomerleau of the Tax Foundation, and Bob McIntyre of Citizens
March 10, 2016Howard Gleckman