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Apr 26, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Statement on President's Tax Plan

For Immediate Release Maya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, has made the following statement on the...
Apr 26, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

How Much Will Trump's Tax Plan Cost?

The White House released principles and a framework for tax reform today. We applaud the President's focus on tax reform, but the plan includes far...
Apr 25, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Principles for Responsible Tax Reform

The United States tax code has not been overhauled in over three decades, and it is in desperate need of reform. The current federal income tax is in...
Apr 25, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Comparing the Trump Campaign and Better Way Tax Plans

With President Trump expected to release new details about his Administration's tax reform plan on Wednesday, we thought it would be useful to take...
Apr 20, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

America Needs Tax Reform, Not More Debt

A New York Times op-ed written by Steve Forbes, Larry Kudlow, Arthur Laffer, and Stephen Moore argued that since tax reform is hard, Republicans...
Apr 18, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Tax Day 2017: Charts to Explain Our Tax System

To commemorate Tax Day, CRFB and our partners at Fix the Debt have released our annual chartbook on federal taxes. It outlines who pays taxes, what...