Taxes

The Chamber continues to fight for a streamlined tax system allowing taxpayers to make smarter decisions about how they work, save, and invest, and unleashing the power of American businesses—large and small—to create jobs.

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Above the FoldJun 22, 2018 - 10:00am
President Donald Trump signs the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.

Quick Take: Your Update on Tax Reform, Six Months Later

On December 22, 2017, President Trump signed the first major overhaul of the nation’s federal tax code in more than 30 years.

Above the FoldJun 19, 2018 - 3:30pm
Labor Day 2017

Middle Market Companies Continue Their Positive Economic Outlook

The RSM US Middle Market Business Index remains robust in the second quarter of 2018.

Press ReleaseJun 19, 2018 - 9:00am

Middle Market Experiences Strong Economic Growth, Outlook Robust for Second Half of Year

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The RSM US Middle Market Business Index (MMBI), presented by RSM US LLP (“RSM”) in partnership with the U.S.

CommentJun 15, 2018 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber Comments to IRS on REG-106977-18

The U.S. Chamber’s comments to the IRS in response to REG-106977-18, Arbitrage Investment Restrictions on Tax-Exempt Bonds.

CommentMay 23, 2018 - 3:00pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Comments on Notice 2018-28

U.S. Chamber’s comments in response to Notice 2018-28 as published in the Internal Revenue Bulletin on April 16, 2018.

CommentMay 18, 2018 - 11:30am

U.S. Chamber Comments on Notice 2018-26

On May 18, the U.S. Chamber submitted the following comments to Treasury and the IRS in response to Notice 2018-26 as published in the Internal Revenue Bulletin on April 16, 2018.

Above the FoldMay 16, 2018 - 9:00am
A sign outside Pike Place Market in Seattle, WA.

Tax Reform and Rule #1 of Tax Policy

If you want more of something – like economic growth – tax it less.

Above the FoldMay 10, 2018 - 12:15pm
A factory worker welds forklift components together on an assembly line in Indiana.

Early Signs Tax Reform is Working

The great growth benefits from tax reform will begin with increasing business investment.

Above the FoldMay 03, 2018 - 4:30pm
Employee Amy Merritt prepares a flower arrangement at Flowers By Julia in Princeton, Illinois.

Tax Reform is Pumping Up Small Businesses Optimism

Finding qualified workers, rather than taxes, are small business owners’ most-pressing concern, an NFIB survey found.

Above the FoldMay 02, 2018 - 5:15pm
A "Taxes" sign is displayed at a Jackson Hewitt Tax office in Washington, D.C.

What do the Big Tax Reform Changes Mean for Your Small Business? We’ve Got Answers.

A good piece of advice is don’t wait until 2019 to talk with your tax advisor or CPA about how you can benefit from tax reform.