Tax Policy Center

Tax Policy Center

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
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
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