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Jun 27, 2017

Congressman DeSantis: Tax Reform Imperiled by Trillion-Dollar BAT Tax

According to Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL), the proposed 20-percent tax on imported goods known as the Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) backed by House leaders as part of tax reform is…

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Jun 27, 2017

Pro-Tax Reform Coalition Trying to Bury ‘The Brady Tax’

Historic reforms to the tax code could become a reality in 2017, but not if House Ways and Means chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) continues pushing for a new 20-percent tax…

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Jun 26, 2017

Rep. Kevin Brady Stands In The Way Of Uniting The Pro-Tax Reform Coalition

The below op-ed authored by James Davis, executive vice president of Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce, and Tim Phillips, president of Americans for Prosperity, was originally published by the Houston Chronicle…

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Jun 23, 2017

Freedom Partners Praises President Trump for Signing Long-Awaited VA Accountability Legislation

Arlington, VA — Today, President Trump signed into law the bipartisan VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017. This historic legislation helps veterans by enabling the VA Secretary to remove bad employees…

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Jun 22, 2017

FACT CHECK: No, American Competitiveness Does Not Hinge On Passing A Trillion Dollar Tax On Imports

Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, maintains that passing a 20-percent Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) on imported goods is needed to make U.S…

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Jun 21, 2017

Time For House Leaders To Accept That ‘The Border Adjustment Tax Is Really Dead’

Congress is committed to a bold, comprehensive tax reform package in 2017, House Speaker Paul Ryan affirmed in an address held at the National Association of Manufacturers conference. The Speaker’s positive…

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Jun 20, 2017

For A Thriving And Competitive U.S. Manufacturing Sector, Drop The Divisive Border Adjustment Tax And Unify Americans Around Reform

Arlington, VA — House Speaker Paul Ryan today spoke at the National Association of Manufacturers annual summit where he reaffirmed Congress’ commitment to a bold, comprehensive tax reform package in 2017. A recent…

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Jun 19, 2017

BAT Tax Primary ‘Stumbling Block’ Dividing Lawmakers On Tax Reform

Tax reform is “not a fine wine, it doesn’t improve with time,” Freedom Caucus chairman Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) told CNBC. That’s why it’s so important that House…

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Jun 16, 2017

Why Obamacare’s Taxes Must Be Repealed

New reports suggest that instead of repealing more of Obamacare than the House did, senators are discussing which additional parts of the law to keep. Specifically, it’s been reported that the…

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Jun 14, 2017

House Leaders Shouldn’t Make The Harmful BAT Tax Even Worse

Just when Congress had the opportunity to move past the proposed 20-percent Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) on imports standing in the way of comprehensive tax reform, Ways and Means Committee chairman…

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