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September 27. 2017

Alliance for Competitive Taxation Commends the Administration and Congressional Republican Leadership on the Tax Reform Framework

WASHINGTON – The Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT), a coalition of leading American businesses that employ millions of American workers, issued the following statement in response to the tax reform framework released today by the Administration and Congressional Republican leadership: “The framework released today marks an important step toward modernizing our outdated tax code. We […]

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August 28. 2017

ACT Weighs in with Big 6 on Critical Elements of Tax Reform to Strengthen U.S. Economy, Achieve Global Competitiveness

WASHINGTON – The Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT), a coalition of leading American businesses, today released a set of priorities for competitive tax reform shared with leaders in Congress and the Administration. As the members of the “Big Six” – House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman […]

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July 18. 2017

ACT Submits Comments on Competitive Corporate Tax Reform to Chairman Hatch

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, the Alliance for Competitive Taxation, a coalition of leading American businesses, submitted comments to Senator Hatch, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance, on competitive corporate tax reform. Below is the text of the cover letter and the full comments are available here. Alliance for Competitive Taxation Submission on Tax Reform: Internationally […]

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June 12. 2017

ACT Tax Facts: Foreign Minimum Tax on US-Headquartered Global Companies

The attractiveness of the United States as a jurisdiction in which to locate the headquarters of a global company is markedly declining. Since 2000, the number of US-headquartered companies in the Forbes 500 list of global companies has declined by over 25 percent, from 202 in 2000 to 147 in 2016.1 And, foreign acquisitions of […]

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May 19. 2017

ICYMI – ACT Company CEOs Tell Congress How Tax Reform will Grow our Economy and Create Jobs

ICYMI – ACT Company CEOs Tell Congress How Tax Reform will Grow our Economy and Create Jobs Emerson and S&P Global CEOs Testified in Front of the Ways and Means Committee This Week WASHINGTON – On Thursday, CEOs from two companies in the Alliance for Competitive Taxation testified at a Ways and Means Committee hearing […]

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May 18. 2017

ACT Provides Comments to Ways and Means Committee in Response to Tax Reform Hearing

WASHINGTON – Today, the Alliance for Competitive Taxation, a coalition of leading American businesses, submitted the following statement to the Ways and Means Committee in response to the hearing titled “How Tax Reform Will Grow Our Economy and Create Jobs.” Alliance for Competitive Taxation Statement for the Record Submitted to U.S. House of Representatives, Committee […]

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May 01. 2017

Alliance for Competitive Taxation Sends Letter to President Trump on Tax Reform, Calls for Permanent Pro-Growth Reform

    WASHINGTON – TODAY, the Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT), a coalition of leading American businesses that employ millions of American workers, sent a letter to President Trump supporting pro-growth tax reform that is permanent and levels the tax playing field for U.S. companies at home and abroad. The full text of the letter […]

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March 01. 2017

Alliance for Competitive Taxation Issues Statement on President Trump’s Address to Joint Session of Congress

WASHINGTON – The Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT), a coalition of leading American businesses that employ millions of American workers, issued the following statement after President Trump addressed a joint session of Congress. “Common-sense tax reform is long overdue. The current corporate tax code hurts American workers and puts U.S. businesses at a competitive disadvantage […]

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January 26. 2017

Coalition of Leading American Businesses Expresses Support for House Republican Tax Reform Blueprint

WASHINGTON – The Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT), a coalition of leading American businesses that employ millions of American workers, issued the statement below regarding business tax reform: “As the Trump Administration and Congress seek to enact policies to drive economic growth and job creation, we are encouraged that creating a pro-growth tax code for […]

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November 09. 2016

Alliance for Competitive Taxation Statement on the Election of Donald Trump to serve as the President of the United States

WASHINGTON – The Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT), a coalition of more than 40 American businesses that employ millions of American workers, issued the statement below following the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States: “The Alliance for Competitive Taxation congratulates Donald Trump on being elected the next President of the United […]

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