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Aug 16, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Do Retroactive Tax Cuts Do Much to Boost Economic Growth?

As talk of tax reform heats up, some are calling for tax cuts to be made retroactive. An article in The Hill  reports that Rep. Mark Meadows (R-...
Aug 1, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Maya MacGuineas: 31 Years Later, Tax System Stuck in the 'Danger Zone'

Maya MacGuineas is president of the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget and head of the Campaign to Fix the Debt. She recently...
Jul 17, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Response to Chairman Hatch’s Call for Feedback on Tax Reform

Below is a statement from CRFB submitted to the Senate Finance Committee in response to Chairman Orrin Hatch's request for feedback on potential tax...
Jun 27, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Maya MacGuineas: Trump is Wrong on US Tax Ranking, But We Still Need Tax Reform

Maya MacGuineas is president of the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget and head of the Campaign to Fix the Debt. She recently...
Jun 22, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Do Temporary Tax Cuts Only Have A Small Impact on Growth?

While promoting tax reform, House Speaker Paul Ryan stated Tuesday that temporary tax cuts do not produce a large boost to economic growth: These...
Jun 15, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Options to Help Pay For the Trump Tax Plan

President Trump's tax reform proposal could cost $5.5 trillion over 10 years, but many of the details that might bring the price tag down have not...