Tax Policy Center

Tax Policy Center

Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Imagine you are an undecided voter who wants to understand the tax policies of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. You might have tuned in to...
October 13, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Two new Tax Policy Center reports quantify the dramatic contrast between the latest tax plans of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Clinton has proposed a...
October 11, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
While neither candidate said much new about taxes in last night’s presidential debate, both clearly described their vastly different visions of tax policy. It was...
September 26, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
The Tax Policy Center and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania are collaborating to analyze the economic effects of major tax proposals. This...
September 16, 2016Howard Gleckman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
Donald Trump’s proposal to cut the tax rate to 15 percent for pass-through businesses such as partnerships and S corporations would overwhelmingly benefit high-income taxpayers...
August 25, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
As presidential campaigns grind on, we often learn more details about each candidate’s policy agenda. But when it comes to Donald Trump’s tax plan, we...
August 18, 2016Howard Gleckman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
It is so easy to get lost in the weeds of tax policy. Nowhere is that more true than in the hyper-technical world of international...
July 21, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Would you be willing to swap a new, broad-based consumption tax for your employer’s share of the Social Security and Medicare payroll tax? According to...
July 6, 2016Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Donald Trump’s tax and spending plan would nearly triple interest rates and increase the federal government’s debt by $14 trillion by 2026, according to an...
June 21, 2016Howard Gleckman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
In a rare bit of bipartisan consensus, lawmakers of both parties agree that the U.S. needs to fix its corporate tax system. Statutory rates are...
June 15, 2016Howard Gleckman