Tax Policy Center

TCJA

: TaxVox
Several changes in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) significantly reduce the tax benefits of taking out a home mortgage (though these changes are...
November 20, 2019Chenxi Lu
Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
Last week the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a letter that reviewed how its revenue forecasts have declined over the past two years. While we...
November 5, 2019Benjamin R. Page
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Yesterday, the Treasury Department announced it would keep, but limit, an important tool added by the Obama Administration to stem tax-driven corporate inversions: the regulations...
November 1, 2019Steven M. Rosenthal
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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) significantly changed how families with children were treated under the individual income tax, but for many - changed...
October 8, 2019Elaine Maag
State and Local Issues: TaxVox
How important was the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s (TCJA’s) cap on the state and local tax (SALT) deduction in the 2018 congressional elections?...
October 8, 2019Noah Zwiefel
Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) cut federal tax revenues by nearly $2 trillion over its first decade, with almost all the benefit going...
October 7, 2019Leonard E. Burman
: TaxVox
When Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in December of 2017, it made a number of changes to the individual income tax (almost...
September 13, 2019Robert McClellandSafia Sayed
Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
The great architect Louis Sullivan once wrote , “form follows function.” I can’t help but wonder if, in the less stable world of tax, new...
September 3, 2019Robert A. Weinberger
State and Local Issues: TaxVox
It’s an unusually glamorous time to be an accountant in Minnesota. Over the past year, certified public accountants (CPAs) and other professional tax preparers have...
August 26, 2019Erin HufferMaxwell Grozovsky
: TaxVox
All states with an income tax link to the federal tax system to some degree. This system of federal-state conformity helps taxpayers by standardizing the...
August 19, 2019Erin Huffer