Tax Facts

September 25. 2014

ACT Tax Facts: By Standing Still on Taxes, the U.S. Has Fallen Behind the Rest of the World

American workers and their employers are stuck at a significant disadvantage relative to global competitors.

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September 23. 2014

ACT Responds to Treasury Announcement

Today, the Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT) released a statement in response to the Treasury Department’s announcement regarding inversions.

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September 11. 2014

Chairman Dave Camp, Jason Furman and Larry Kudlow Discuss the Need for Tax Reform

Six coalitions representing hundreds of American businesses hosted a bi-partisan conversation on tax reform.

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July 01. 2014

ACT Tax Facts: Fixing Our International Tax System Will Boost Economic Growth

The Labor Department data from January 2015 shows the U.S. employment is finally greater than pre-recession levels. However, as the working age population has increased at a faster rate than workers have been able to find jobs, almost 9 million workers remain unemployed and millions more are under-employed, working fewer hours than desired.  Over one-third […]

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May 27. 2014

ACT Releases Report on Recent U.S. Corporate Redomiciliations and the Growing Need for Tax Reform

May 27, 2014 – ACT has released a new report in response to the recent trend of U.S. companies pursuing redomiciliation through mergers with overseas companies.

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May 20. 2014

ACT Responds to Introduction of Anti-Inversion Legislation

May 20, 2014 – Today, ACT released a statement in response to legislation introduced by Sen. Carl Levin (D., Mich.) and Rep. Sander Levin (D., Mich.)

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May 09. 2014

Calls for Tax Reform Continue to Mount

May 9, 2014 – On the heels of last week’s calls for tax reform, opinion leaders and editorial boards across the country have continued to urge Washington to reform our outdated, anticompetitive tax code.

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May 07. 2014

New Polling Demonstrates Broad Support for Tax Reform

May 7, 2014 – A new poll from the RATE Coalition shows that Americans are fed up with our outdated, anticompetitive tax code. Broad majorities support a bipartisan effort to modernize and reform our tax system to encourage American businesses to grow, invest, and locate here in the United States.

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May 06. 2014

Myth Buster: EPI’s “Simple Fix” Ignores the Need for American Companies to be Globally Competitive

May 6, 2014 – EPI’s proposal to repeal deferral would imperil the competitiveness of American companies and risk American jobs and growth.

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April 17. 2014

U.S. Tax Code Complexity Hurts American Businesses, Workers, and Taxpayers

April 17, 2014 – Our tax code causes problems due to frequent revisions and changes, the problems inherent with our current system of taxation, and the costs of compliance imposed on American taxpayers and businesses as a result.

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