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Taxes

The Chamber is fighting for a smarter, streamlined tax system allowing taxpayers to make smarter decisions about how they work, save, and invest, and unleashing the power of American businesses—large and small—to create jobs.

We are advancing a pro-growth tax agenda to lower tax rates for businesses and individuals alike, establish a more economically rational tax base, and simplify compliance and administration.

Recent Activity

Above the FoldDec 04, 2017 - 11:45am
U.S. Capitol Dome

The Alternative Minimum Tax Bombshell

Retaining the AMT eviscerates the impact of certain pro-growth policies like the R&D tax credit.

Above the FoldDec 04, 2017 - 9:45am
The Internal Revenue Service headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Tax Reform Debate Update: 12/4/2017

Here is your daily round-up of news and analysis as tax reform moves through Congress.

Press ReleaseDec 02, 2017 - 2:00am

U.S. Chamber’s Donohue: Tax Reform Closer Than Ever to Becoming Reality

Pro-Growth Reform Will Grow the Economy, Create Jobs, and Encourage Business Investment WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement today after the U.S. Senate passed the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:”

Above the FoldNov 30, 2017 - 6:30pm
The U.S. Capitol at sunrise.

The Joint Tax Committee’s Epic Dynamic Fail

Credible analysis of Congressional tax reform bills expects additional growth of 3% to 5% of GDP. Where did JTC go wrong?

Above the FoldNov 30, 2017 - 9:15am
The Internal Revenue Service headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Tax Reform Debate Update: 11/30/2017

Here is your daily round-up of news and analysis as tax reform moves through Congress.

Above the FoldNov 29, 2017 - 10:00am
The Internal Revenue Service headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Tax Reform Debate Update: 11/29/2017

Here is your daily round-up of news and analysis as tax reform moves through Congress.

Above the FoldNov 28, 2017 - 9:45am
The Internal Revenue Service headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Tax Reform Debate Update: 11/28/2017

Here is your daily round-up of news and analysis as tax reform moves through Congress.

Above the FoldNov 27, 2017 - 8:30pm
Capitol dome at dawn.

A Fiscal Trigger Is Impractical, Unreasonable, and Unnecessary

The fact is future Congresses will act according to the times and circumstances then in evidence.

Above the FoldNov 27, 2017 - 12:45pm
U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.

Tax Reform’s Growth: A Balm for Deficit Worries

Tax reform in its current forms would ultimately improve state and local finances while having a minimal effect on the federal deficit.

Above the FoldNov 22, 2017 - 9:15am
The Internal Revenue Service headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Tax Reform Debate Update: 11/22/2017

Here is your daily round-up of news and analysis as tax reform moves through Congress.