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Jul 25, 2017

VIDEO | Rep. DeSantis: BAT Tax Most ‘Divisive Idea as You Can Come Up With’

Just how harmful is the proposed Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) on imports? According to Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL), the trillion-dollar tax is not just bad policy, it’s also dividing…

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Jul 24, 2017

Bipartisan Support for Efforts to Stop the Trillion-Dollar BAT

Last week, Rep. Mark Sanford (R-SC) attempted to offer an amendment at the Budget Committee’s markup that would effectively prevent the proposed Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) from being imposed on…

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Jul 21, 2017

VIDEO | Rep. Blackburn: Tax Reform’s Biggest Stumbling Block BAT is Off the Table

Is the controversial and widely rejected trillion-dollar Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) on imports finally being laid to rest? Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) told Fox Business Network viewers that she believes…

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Jul 20, 2017

Pro-BAT Coalition Finally Moving Away from the Trillion-Dollar Tax?

As the political reality of the Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) begins to set in, Ways and Means Committee chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and the pro-BAT coalition could be readying their…

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Jul 14, 2017

Fox Business Host Trish Regan: Border Adjustment Tax Push Could Sink Tax Reform

Continued efforts by Ways and Means Committee chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) to impose a new trillion-dollar Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) on imports threatens the ability of Congress to pass comprehensive…

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Jul 13, 2017

Freedom Partners Steps Up Campaign to Help Jumpstart Comprehensive Tax Reform, Shut the Door on The Border Adjustment Tax

Arlington, VA — Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce today launched a new digital campaign encouraging key lawmakers to unify Americans around a positive vision for comprehensive tax reform and to reject the harmful…

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Jul 11, 2017

Tax Reform Will Unleash Economic Growth & Improve the Lives of All Americans

The below op-ed authored by James Davis, Executive Vice President of Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce, and Brent Gardner, Chief Government Affairs Officer of Americans for Prosperity, was originally published by…

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Jul 11, 2017

Fox Business Host: Border Adjustment Tax Will ‘Decimate’ the Retail Industry

Fox Business Network host Trish Regan summed up exactly why the proposed Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) on imports lacks support from both the Senate and the White House. Regan: “We can’t…

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Jul 07, 2017

Farmers Should Be Excited About Tax Reform, But Fear ‘The Brady Tax’

There are many positive aspects of the House plan for comprehensive tax reform that will help grow the economy and make U.S. businesses – including the agriculture industry – more competitive. “The ag…

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Jun 30, 2017

VIDEO: ‘Insane’ Border Adjustment Tax Threatening Tax Reform

Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) told host Lou Dobbs in a Fox Business Network interview that the proposed 20-percent Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) on imports not only doesn’t have the…

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