October 22. 2013

1986 Was A Great Year! Twenty-Seven Years Later, Time to ACT on Tax Reform

Twenty-seven years ago today, President Ronald Reagan signed the Tax Reform Act of 1986 into law. Over the course of the more than two decades since leaders from both sides of the aisle came together to pass tax reform that prioritized our nation’s economic future, the U.S. economy and the way Americans do business have changed significantly, as highlighted in a new video featuring ACT Economic Read more »

October 21. 2013

MythBuster: New Analysis Finds Effective Corporate Tax Rates Significantly Higher than Reported by GAO

By ACT Staff Earlier this year, the U.S. Government Accountability Office released a report that found surprisingly low effective tax rates for U.S. companies in 2010. This week, a new analysis was published by Andrew Lyon from PricewaterhouseCoopers on Tax Notes that uses the same data as GAO, but extends the time period studied to give a more comprehensive look at the corporate rates – Read more »