The Case for Tax Reform

Washington has passed the first major tax reform in more than three decades, lowering rates for all businesses, making our tax system more competitive, and unleashing a new era of growth for the American economy. This series examines the positive and far-reaching effects of tax reform on businesses, workers, and overall economic growth.

The Case for Tax Reform

Above the FoldDec 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
A statue of Albert Gallatin stands outside the U.S. Treasury Building in Washington, D.C.

Treasury Confirms Tax Reform Revenue Neutral

The tax reform about to be finalized in Congress will significantly raise economic growth for years to come.

Above the FoldDec 11, 2017 - 3:45pm
U.S. Capitol Dome

Why We Don’t Need a Worldwide Interest Limitation (And Other Tips to Make America’s Interest Limitation Great Again)

Here's some input on tax reform that would make the final product as pro-growth as possible.

Above the FoldDec 08, 2017 - 11:15am
United States Senate

The Alternative Minimum Tax Bombshell, Part 2: The Critics Strike Back

For tax reform to be as pro-growth as possible, that means burying the AMT once and for all.

Above the FoldDec 07, 2017 - 9:00am
U.S. Chamber Small Business Council Chair and founder of Utah-based Cuisine Unlimited Maxine Turner testifies before the House Small Business Committee.

Small Business Tax Reform is Imperative to Economic Growth

It needs to bolster the small business community’s ability to hire, innovate, and grow.

Above the FoldDec 04, 2017 - 11:45am
U.S. Capitol Dome

The Alternative Minimum Tax Bombshell

Retaining the AMT eviscerates the impact of certain pro-growth policies like the R&D tax credit.

Above the FoldNov 30, 2017 - 6:30pm
The U.S. Capitol at sunrise.

The Joint Tax Committee’s Epic Dynamic Fail

Credible analysis of Congressional tax reform bills expects additional growth of 3% to 5% of GDP. Where did JTC go wrong?

Above the FoldNov 27, 2017 - 8:30pm
Capitol dome at dawn.

A Fiscal Trigger Is Impractical, Unreasonable, and Unnecessary

The fact is future Congresses will act according to the times and circumstances then in evidence.

Above the FoldNov 27, 2017 - 12:45pm
U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.

Tax Reform’s Growth: A Balm for Deficit Worries

Tax reform in its current forms would ultimately improve state and local finances while having a minimal effect on the federal deficit.

Above the FoldNov 17, 2017 - 6:00pm

Concerns over Passthrough Taxation are Understandable but Misplaced

To the greatest extent possible, all forms of businesses should face the same tax system.

Above the FoldNov 10, 2017 - 9:15am
The path to pro-growth tax reform. A.K.A. The Pizza Tracker.

Tax Reform: We’re Cooking!

The House Ways and Means Committee voted to pass their bill, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, out of committee.