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The best chance in 30 years to improve tax code

30 Setiembre 2017, 06:11 | Bibiana Flor

The best chance in 30 years to improve tax code

The best chance in 30 years to improve tax code

The tax reform framework unveiled by President Trump today answers this call in many ways.

"It is an exciting week to be a conservative", Brady said. The tax plan would also cut the corporate tax rate to 20 percent, eliminate loopholes for special interests, eliminate the alternative minimum tax, and repeal the estate tax - otherwise known as the death tax.

He said under current tax policies, "U.S. companies are taxed when they sell their product in foreign markets - a tax not imposed on a foreign competitor selling in the same markets". Over the past 30 years, the number of tax brackets has grown from two to seven. "All we can say is, 'It depends.' But I suspect when it all washes out, low-income Americans will be paying about the same thing they do now". Cutting the corporate tax rate is a more defensible goal given that it is relatively high and widely avoided, but the proposal fails to address the question of replacing or sustaining any revenue lost as a result. Democrats and some analysts disagreed.


A simpler tax code is good for nearly everyone, but it stands to help Millennials more than most. "That notion is not true; it's nonsense". I can't support tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans and corporations that increase the deficit and take important funding from defense, education, infrastructure, the opioid epidemic and other priorities. And the $1.3 trillion figure neglects the potential negative impact of the overall tax cuts and other restructuring on other areas of revenue.

Back in 1986, the last time Congress passed comprehensive tax reform, a study of this issue found that state and local spending on education would decrease by up to 9.1 percent if the deduction were to be tossed out.

"Unlike all our global competitors, America still forces its businesses to pay up on what they earn overseas", Brady said. "We have to remember that debt is a tax on future generations, and so we talk about the immediate benefits, but also we have to recognize - if this added to the debt signfiantly, we are simply transferring a tax to future generations".


Politically polarized, practically vague and fraught with peril for ordinary Americans - if you liked the unnerving campaign to deconstruct health care just waged by President Trump and congressional Republicans, you'll love the coming attempt to rewrite the tax code.

More than 90 percent of corporations in the United States are pass-through entities that face a marginal tax rate in excess of 47 percent (Tax Foundation), making this one of the biggest measures in the bill.

Taxpayers spend 6 billion hours each year preparing individual tax returns.


"When you look at the amount of money US -based companies are already sitting on, they're not investing that", said Gleckman. Such earnings would be treated as repatriated, with one tax rate applying to cash and cash equivalents, and a higher rate applying to illiquid assets in which the earnings have been invested. NACS GR staff will work with congressional tax writers as they draft the legislation. Brady said the party was up to the task. After eight years of a stagnant economy under former President Obama that left too many American families behind, we are confident that fundamental tax reform will help Americans keep more of their hard-earned money, and will also foster an economic environment that will lead to greater job creation and prosperity for all Americans.



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