Tax Policy Center

Tax Policy Center

Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Wealth inequality in the US is a problem. Wealth taxes may not be the solution...
January 23, 2020Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
When Congress voted in December to repeal the Affordable Care Act’s “Cadillac tax” on high-cost employer-sponsored health insurance plans (ESI), it took health policy in...
January 21, 2020Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
TaxVox’s Lump Of Coal Award For The Ten Worst Tax Policy Ideas of 2019 It is that time again. TaxVox somehow has whittled down its...
December 23, 2019Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Market-to-market taxation of capital gains is not practical. Taxing unrealized gains at death is.
November 21, 2019Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren says she’ll disclose her plan to pay for universal, public health care within the “next few weeks.” But finding the money won't be easy.
October 25, 2019Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Economists Emmanuel Saez and Gabriel Zucman of the University of California at Berkeley have a new book that has generated an enormous amount of attention...
October 11, 2019Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
The wealth tax is having a moment. At least two current Democratic presidential hopefuls have proposed some form of the tax.
September 24, 2019Howard Gleckman
Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
Yes, you can have an ambitious domestic policy agenda and a nearly balanced budget. You can, at least, if you are a think tank and...
June 13, 2019Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
A new Congressional Research Service report finds that the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act had little measureable effect on the overall US economy in...
May 29, 2019Howard Gleckman