Taxes

The Chamber is fighting for a smarter, 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.

We are advancing a pro-growth tax agenda to lower tax rates for businesses and individuals alike, establish a more economically rational tax base, and simplify compliance and administration.

          

 

 

 

Recent Activity

LetterDec 18, 2017 - 10:45am

Key Vote Alert! Final Passage of H.R. 1, the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act"

This Key Vote Alert! letter was sent to all members of Congress in support of H.R. 1, the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act."

LetterNov 20, 2017 - 5:00pm

Key Vote Letter: Senate "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act"

TO THE MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES SENATE: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce urges the Senate to consider and approve comprehensive, pro-growth tax reform legislation. The Chamber will include votes related to this legislation, including on the Motion to Proceed, in our How They Voted scorecard.

LetterNov 13, 2017 - 3:30pm

Key Vote Letter: H.R. 1, the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act"

This Key Vote Alert! Letter was sent to members of the House in support of H.R. 1, the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act."

LetterOct 31, 2017 - 4:15pm

Coalition Tax Reform Letter

This letter urges Congress to deliver on comprehensive, pro-growth tax reform.

LetterOct 24, 2017 - 10:00am

Key Vote Letter: Senate Amendment to H. Con. Res. 71, the Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Resolution

TO THE MEMBERS OF THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES:

LetterOct 19, 2017 - 9:30am

266 Business Groups Call on Congress to Pass Budget Resolution

This coalition letter, signed by 266 business groups, was sent to all members of the United States Congress urging swift passage of a budget resolution to unlock tax reform. The letter was previously sent to Congress on September 28 with 242 signatures.

LetterOct 16, 2017 - 2:00pm

Key Vote Letter: Senate 2018 Budget Resolution

TO THE MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES SENATE:   The U.S. Chamber of Commerce strongly supports the FY 2018 Budget Resolution and associated reconciliation instructions. The Chamber applauds the Committee on the Budget for crafting this resolution as the next, essential step toward

LetterSep 28, 2017 - 11:30am

Coalition Letter to Congress on Tax Reform and the Budget

This coalition letter, signed by 248 associations and state and local chambers of commerce, was sent to all members of the U.S. Congress urging them to expeditiously pass a budget resolution with reconciliation instructions so that the promise of tax reform can be made a reality.

LetterJul 20, 2017 - 6:00pm

An Open Letter to Members of Congress and Congressional Candidates on Tax Reform

At this point Congress must more fully turn its attention to and accelerate its effort to enact tax reform, which will grow the economy and create jobs. We know many in Congress share this priority. It has been 30 years since our tax code was updated and American businesses and workers are suffering as a result. True tax reform is going to require compromise and give and take.