Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Taxes

Concept_Stock Market_Recession
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...
Concept_Scale
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...
Concept_DC_White House
May 24, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

CRFB Applauds Administration Call To Fully Offset Tax Reform

For Immediate Release Yesterday, the Trump Administration released its first full budget (summarized here). Among other policies, the budget called...
May 12, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Factchecking Trump's Interview with The Economist

This week's issue of The Economist featured an interview with President Donald Trump covering economic, health, tax, and trade policy.  We...
David Stockman
May 12, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

David Stockman: Trump's Tax Plan Never Had a Chance

David Stockman served as the director of the Office of Management and Budget in the Reagan administration and is currently a member of the board of...
Maya MacGuineas
Apr 28, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Maya MacGuineas: Trump's Tax Plan Will Add $5.5 Trillion to the Debt

Maya MacGuineas is president of the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget and head of the Campaign to Fix the Debt. She recently...
Donald Trump
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...
Concept_DC_Capitol Building
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...
Taxes_1040 Form
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...
Concept_Scale
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...

Pages