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House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and Ways and Means Ranking Member Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas) have released H.R. 11, “The Commitment to American Growth, Renewal, and Opportunities for Workers, Technology, and Health” (GROWTH) Act.   

This legislation contains targeted tax cuts that will help the American economy rebound as the pandemic runs its course. 

Clara Diaz - 2020-10-19 13:46

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will raise your taxes. They will impose income tax hikes, small business tax hikes, capital gains tax hikes, corporate tax hikes, a carbon tax, and will even bring back the much-hated Obamacare individual mandate tax.

John Kartch - 2020-10-05 12:35

Median household income increased by $4,440 or 6.8 percent in 2019 – the largest one-year wage growth in history.

In addition, the poverty rate declined from 11.8 percent to 10.5 percent, hitting a 50-year low, according to recently released Census Bureau data.

Alex Hendrie - 2020-09-16 08:30

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the Trump administration delayed Tax Day for three months – moving the deadline to file taxes from April 15 to July 15. 

Now that it is Tax Day, it is worth noting that a President Joe Biden will raise taxes across the board on American families and businesses.

Alex Hendrie - 2020-07-15 11:31

State legislatures across the country are either in session or will be convening sessions in the coming weeks and months - some of them special sessions and others the resumption of those suspended earlier this year. As governors and legislators return to work facing new challenges in the aftermath of the pandemic, Americans for Tax Reform is offering a list of policy recommendations for elected officials to consider.  

ATR’s recommendations fall into two main categories: 

Americans for Tax Reform - 2020-06-25 16:37

CNBC's Robert Frank today noted that Joe Biden has "the most expensive tax plan from any Democrat in recent history."

Here's the exchange:

John Kartch - 2020-05-22 17:13

Joe Biden has endorsed yet another tax increase on middle class households. The tax will impose tax increases on every homeowner in the Milwaukee school district.

As noted by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the tax hike measure endorsed by Biden imposes the following tax hike:

John Kartch - 2020-04-05 12:00

Biden has proposed raising taxes on American businesses, workers, and families. Biden’s plan would also claw back all the progress President Trump and Congressional Republicans have made in reforming the tax code for the benefit of all Americans. 

In compiling this list, ATR used Biden’s estimate for revenue raised for each new provision. All told, Biden says his tax hikes would raise $3.42 trillion over the next decade. 

Tom Hebert - 2020-01-31 13:00

Bernie Sanders would repeal the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in order to pay for some of his pricey policy proposals, according to a report from CNN:

Other Sanders proposals, such as applying the Social Security payroll tax to annual incomes over $250,000, rescinding the Trump tax cuts and imposing an array of other new taxes on corporations, might collect another $4 trillion over 10 years."

John Kartch - 2020-01-15 09:45

Tonight during the CNN debate Joe Biden told Bernie Sanders that his tax to fund Medicare for All “doesn’t even come close” to paying for the over $40 trillion healthcare plan.

Here’s the key exchange:

Brianne Pfannenstiel: “Vice President Biden, does Senator Sanders owe voters a pricetag on his healthcare plan?” 

ATR - 2020-01-14 22:54