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.

Projects and Programs

Recent Activity

TestimonyJun 25, 2019 - 12:00pm

The Need to Revitalize Transatlantic Trade Relations

Oral Testimony before the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee's Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, Energy, and the Environment hearing on the Transatlantic Policy Impacts of the U.S.-EU Trade Conflict

Letters to CongressJun 20, 2019 - 12:45pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on Tax Treaties

This letter was sent to the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, supporting a number of tax treaties before the Committee.

Letters to CongressJun 12, 2019 - 9:45am

U.S. Chamber Letter Supporting H.R. 2313, "Water Conservation Rebate Tax Parity Act"

This letter was sent to the House Committee on Ways and Means, supporting H.R. 2313, the Water Conservation Rebate Tax Parity Act.

Above the FoldMay 30, 2019 - 1:30pm
A "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" sign on a podium at a news conference after the House of Representatives voted on the tax reform bill in 2017.

Congressional Research Service Downplays Tax Reform’s Impact on the Economy

Its analysis of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act contains erroneous or slanted statements.

Letters to CongressMay 06, 2019 - 2:30pm

U.S. Chamber Letter Supporting S. 978 and H.R. 2213, "Work Opportunity Tax Credit and Jobs Act"

This letter was sent to the U.S. Congress supporting H.R. 2213 and S. 978, the “Work Opportunity Tax Credit and Jobs Act.”

CommentMay 01, 2019 - 4:15pm

U.S. Chamber Comments on REG-104464-18: Deduction for Foreign-Derived Intangible Income and Global Intangible Low-Taxed Income

On May 1, the U.S. Chamber submitted the following comments to the Treasury Department and the IRS on REG-104464-18, guidance to determine the amount of the deduction for foreign-derived intangible income and global intangible low-taxed income, as published in the Federal Register on March 6, 2019.

Above the FoldMay 01, 2019 - 2:30pm
A storefront at night in Annapolis, MD.

A ‘Dark Store’ Grab for State and Local Tax Revenue

Some taxing authorities want to severely limit, or even eliminate, the comparable sales method.

ArticleApr 11, 2019 - 4:00pm
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Tax Cuts Make Tax Day Less Painful

Why Main Street businesses are feeling better about taxes this year.

Letters to CongressApr 08, 2019 - 5:00pm

U.S. Chamber Letter Suppporting the "Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act"

This letter was sent to the members of the United States Congress, supporting H.R. 1725 and S. 765, the “Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act.”

Letters to CongressMar 18, 2019 - 12:15pm

U.S. Chamber Letter Supporting S. 692, a bill to repeal the tax on medical devices

This letter was sent to the United States Senate supporting S. 692, a bill to repeal the tax on medical devices.