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 FoldOct 12, 2018 - 2:30pm
U.S. Capitol dome seen through the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center.

Small Business Owner to Congress: ‘We Are Putting Tax Reform Savings to Work’

While tax reform put wind at small business owners’ backs, there’s still more work to be done.

Above the FoldOct 11, 2018 - 4:00pm
Small Business Administration Administrator Linda McMahon (left) and Labor Department Secretary Alexander Acosta speak at the U.S. Chamber Small Business Summit.

The Economy and Pro-Growth Policies Have Put Small Businesses in a Happy Place

70% of small business owners are optimistic about the economy.

Above the FoldSep 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
Tax reform supporters at a news conference in Washington, D.C.

Tax Reform Nine Months In: 600 Businesses (and Counting) Offer Raises, Bonuses

The economy is strong, and businesses are investing in their workers and communities.

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.

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.

Above the FoldApr 24, 2018 - 2:00pm
A semi tractor trailer celebrating tax cuts from the American Trucking Associations parked outside the U.S. Chamber.

Tax Reform Has America’s Trucking Industry Humming

Half of trucking carriers were planning to increase wages or offer bonuses as a direct result of tax reform.