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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CommentFeb 25, 2019 - 1:15pm

U.S. Chamber Comments on REG-106089-18: Limitation on the Deduction for Business Interest Expense

On February 25, the U.S. Chamber submitted the following comments to the Treasury Department and the IRS on REG-106089-18, guidance related to the limitation on the deduction for business interest expense as published in the Federal Register on December 28, 2018.

CommentFeb 22, 2019 - 1:45pm

U.S. Chamber Comments on REG-104352-18: Rules Regarding Certain Hybrid Arrangements

On February 22, the U.S. Chamber submitted the following comments to the Treasury Department and the IRS on REG-104352-18, guidance regarding certain hybrid arrangements as published in the Federal Register on December 28, 2018.

Above the FoldFeb 15, 2019 - 3:30pm
The Internal Revenue Service headquarters in Washington, D.C.

The Immortal Misinformation Campaign about the Death Tax

What estate tax defenders get wrong about estate assets.

CommentFeb 15, 2019 - 10:15am

U.S. Chamber Comments on REG-104259-18: Guidance Related to the Base Erosion and Anti-Abuse Tax under Section 59A

On February 15, the U.S. Chamber submitted comments regarding REG-104259-18, guidance related to the base erosion and anti-abuse tax under section 59A, as published in the Federal Register on December 21, 2018.

CommentFeb 01, 2019 - 9:45am

U.S. Chamber Comments on REG-105600-18: Guidance Related to the Foreign Tax Credit

On February 1, the U.S. Chamber submitted the following comments to the Treasury Department and the IRS on REG-105600-18, guidance related to the foreign tax credit, including guidance implementing changes made by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, as published in the Federal Register on December 7, 2018.

Above the FoldDec 19, 2018 - 3:15pm
France's ministry of finance headquarters in Paris.

France Moves (Too) Quickly on A Digital Tax

Any measures should be adopted only after constructive dialogue among countries about modernizing the international taxation system.

CommentDec 12, 2018 - 11:30am

U.S. Chamber Comments on REG-115420-18: Investing in Qualified Opportunity Funds (Guidance Under §1400Z-2)

On December 12, the U.S. Chamber submitted the following comments to the Treasury Department and the IRS on REG-115420-18: Investing in qualified opportunity funds, as published in the Internal Revenue Bulletin on October 29, 2018.

CommentNov 20, 2018 - 9:30am

U.S. Chamber Comments on REG-104390-18: Guidance Related to Section 951A (Global Intangible Low-Taxed Income)

On November 20, the U.S. Chamber submitted the following comments to the Treasury Department and the IRS on REG-104390-18, guidance related to section 951A, as published in the Internal Revenue Bulletin on October 10, 2018.

Above the FoldNov 13, 2018 - 3:15pm

Canada: Witness for Pro-Growth Tax Reform

If U.S. tax reform doesn’t make U.S. companies and businesses more competitive, why does Canada feel it has to respond?

Above the FoldNov 07, 2018 - 4:00pm
Philip Hammond, U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer, speaks at a Conservative Party annual conference in Birmingham, U.K.

The U.K. Tech Tax and the Tax on Clouds

The proposed digital services tax on gross receipts associated with the tech industry is a discriminatory sales tax.