Research


Aug 01, 2017

Sen. Manchin: “Our Corporate Tax System Is Beyond Broken”

Over 70 percent of Americans think the economy is rigged in favor of the rich and powerful—and they’re right. Our tax code is a complicated mess of carve outs and…

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Jul 20, 2017

Freedom Partners / Americans for Prosperity Report: Bold Tax Relief Powers Jobs & Economic Growth

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity (AFP) today released a new report providing a historical look at the positive economic outcomes yielded by tax cuts over the…

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Jul 18, 2017

Why Reform the Tax Code? Fairness

Why do Americans need tax reform? 70% of the corporate tax rate falls on American workers, while special-interest groups find trillions of dollars in loopholes. It’s…

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Jul 18, 2017

Why Reform the Tax Code? The Economy

The U.S. has been experiencing the weakest economic recovery since 1949. A simplified, fairer and flatter tax code will help grow the economy, create jobs, and make businesses globally competitive. The…

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Jun 13, 2017

Tax Reform Should Be A Boon For The Auto Industry, Not A ‘Serious’ Blow

Auto industry representatives are headed to the White House this week to meet on the topic of tax reform with White House National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn. A key provision industry…

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Jun 06, 2017

Omaha World-Herald: “Border Tax Is a Bad Idea”

Nebraska’s senior tax writer in Washington, Rep. Adrian Smith (NE-3), recently acknowledged in a Ways and Means Committee hearing that there are  “barriers” to growth in the House Republican plan…

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Jun 01, 2017

Freedom Partners Applauds President Trump for Protecting U.S. Taxpayers and the Economy from Harmful Paris Agreement

Arlington, VA – President Donald Trump will withdraw the U.S. from an international agreement to mandate carbon emission levels, following through with a campaign promise. While non-binding and unenforceable, the agreement…

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May 30, 2017

Senate Ag Committee Chairman ‘Bashed’ Border Adjustment Tax

The House Ways and Means Committee conducted a hearing last week to discuss the 20-percent Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) on imports proposed as part of tax reform. But while the hearing…

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May 25, 2017

4 Myths You Heard During the Ways and Means Committee Hearing On the Border Adjustment Tax

Despite opposition from the White House and a growing number of House and Senate lawmakers, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady continues to support a 20-percent Border Adjustment Tax (BAT…

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May 24, 2017

It’s Time to Drop the Divisive Border Adjustment Tax & Unify Americans Behind Historic Tax Reform

Despite opposition from the White House and a growing number of House and Senate lawmakers, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady continues to support a 20-percent Border Adjustment Tax (BAT…

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