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Business Taxes: TaxVox
For weeks, congressional Republicans, Donald Trump, and various factions of Corporate America have been engaged in an intense battle over how to tax imports into...
January 26, 2017Howard Gleckman
: TaxVox
On Sunday, top presidential adviser Kellyanne Conway made an important rhetorical pivot: The Trump Administration may no longer be pushing for tax cuts or even...
January 24, 2017Howard Gleckman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
Republicans in the House are proposing sweeping corporate tax reform . Their proposals would effectively repeal the corporate income tax, currently levied at a 35 percent rate, and replace it with a new “destination-based cash-flow tax (DBCFT)” at a 20 percent rate for corporations and 25 percent for unincorporated businesses. The new tax would be border-adjustable – taxing imports and exempting exports.
January 10, 2017William G. Gale
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Making tax policy predictions for 2017 is especially perilous, given the uncertainties surrounding the incoming Trump Administration’s fiscal agenda. But since there is a good...
December 28, 2016Howard Gleckman
Business Taxes: TaxVox
Notwithstanding all the happy talk about Congress passing a tax reform bill in 100 days next year, any effort to rework the revenue code will...
December 8, 2016Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
This post is part of the Tax Policy Center’s new series, Tax Line , which digs into the data behind the day’s most pressing tax...
December 7, 2016Chenxi LuEric Toder
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
Five Tax Policy Issues To Watch In The Trump Administration
November 8, 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