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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 FoldOct 10, 2017 - 9:15am
President Donald Trump speaks about tax reform in Indianapolis, IN.

Making Good Progress on Tax Reform

Congress is pretty much on schedule to pass the first truly comprehensive reform in over 30 years.

Above the FoldOct 06, 2017 - 1:15pm
Tax tracker: The path to pro-growth tax reform

Delivery in Progress: Pro-Growth Tax Reform

We're closely watching each step of the process.

Press ReleaseOct 05, 2017 - 11:45am

U.S. Chamber Statement on House Passage of the 2018 Budget Resolution

Important First Step, but the Work is Just Beginning WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement today after passage of the 2018 budget resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives:

Above the FoldSep 29, 2017 - 2:30pm
tax part 3

Dear Washington: Messages from Main Street on Tax Reform, Part 3

One of the biggest challenges business owners face is a cumbersome and complex tax code.

Litigation UpdateSep 29, 2017 - 9:45am

Victory in U.S. Chamber’s Lawsuit Against IRS Rule

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas granted summary judgment in the U.S. Chamber's challenge to the IRS's anti-inversion regulation under Section 7874 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Above the FoldSep 29, 2017 - 9:30am
House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) speaks about tax reform at the U.S. Chamber.

Rep. Brady: Tax Reform Can 'Unleash the Vast Potential' of America

“Tax reform is all about delivering more jobs, bigger paychecks, and fairness,” the House Ways and Means Chairman said at the U.S. Chamber.

EventSep 28, 2017 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm
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Chairman Kevin Brady Addresses U.S. Chamber on Tax Reform

Chairman Kevin Brady discusses the implications of the latest “Big Six” tax reform plan for job creators of all sizes and their workers.

LetterSep 28, 2017 - 11:30am

Coalition Letter to Congress on Tax Reform and the Budget

This coalition letter, signed by 248 associations and state and local chambers of commerce, was sent to all members of the U.S. Congress urging them to expeditiously pass a budget resolution with reconciliation instructions so that the promise of tax reform can be made a reality.

Press ReleaseSep 27, 2017 - 11:00am

U.S. Chamber Welcomes Tax Reform Framework

Donohue: Work Quickly to Pass Budget Resolution, Unlock the Potential of Pro-Growth Tax Reform WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement today regarding the tax reform framework released by Republican congressional leadership and the Trump administration: