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  • Ways and Means Committee Examines Limits on State and Local Tax Deductions
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    State and Local Tax Deduction Limits

    State and local officials testified before a House Ways and Means subcommittee on limits put on state and local tax (SALT) deduction caps under the 2017 Republican tax bill. Witnesses…

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  • Ways and Means Subcommittee Considers Tax Reform
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    Tax Reform

    A House Ways and Means subcommittee heard from a panel on their recommendations for simplifying the tax code. Witnesses included Bill Archer, a former U.S. representative (R-TX) who once chaired…

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  • Tax Credits and Welfare Programs
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    Tax Credits and Welfare Programs

    Witnesses testified about U.S. tax credits and welfare programs, and whether the programs discouraged work and higher earnings for recipients. Iain Duncan Smith, the first sitting foreign…

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  • Tax Cuts Extensions
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    Tax Cuts Extensions

    Witnesses testified on on expiring tax provisions and the criteria lawmakers should use to evaluate expiring tax provisions such as the Bush era tax cuts.

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  • National Infrastructure Banks
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    National Infrastructure Banks

    Witnesses spoke about proposals to create infrastructure banks. The banks would invest in large infrastructure projects with significant national or regional economic benefits, such as…

    241 views
  • Alternative Minimum Tax
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    Alternative Minimum Tax

    Tax preparation professionals and individual tax payers testified about the Alternative Minimum Tax, the impact of the tax system on a growing number of taxpayers, and proposals to either…

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  • Offshore Tax Avoidance
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    Offshore Tax Avoidance

    Some U.S. corporations have been accused of using tax loopholes that allow them to set up headquarters in foreign countries and avoid paying U.S. taxes. The House Ways and Means…

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  • Executive Life Insurance Failure
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    Executive Life Insurance Failure

    The subcommittee heard testimony on the failure of the Executive Life Insurance Company, the largest life insurance company to date to suffer financial collapse. Mr. Garamendi documented…

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  • Tobacco Equalization Act
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    Tobacco Equalization Act

    Witnesses testified on provisions of H.R. 2600, the Tobacco Equalization Act of 1986.

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