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December 16. 2017

Alliance for Competitive Taxation Applauds Senate and House Leaders For Advancing Tax Reform

For Immediate Release November 15, 2017 Contact ACT Press Office press@ACTontaxreform.com   Alliance for Competitive Taxation Applauds Senate and House Leaders For Advancing Tax Reform WASHINGTON – The Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT), a coalition of leading American businesses that employ millions of American workers, issued the following statement on the Conference Report of the […]

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December 02. 2017

Alliance for Competitive Taxation Commends U.S. Senate for Passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

WASHINGTON – The Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT), a coalition of leading American businesses that employ millions of American workers, issued the following statement on Senate passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “The passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act by the U.S. Senate is a historic step towards modernizing our outdated […]

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September 11. 2017

ICYMI – Wall Street Journal [Opinion]: Why Corporate Tax Reform Is a Bipartisan Cause

By Laura Tyson Sept. 6, 2017 Corporate tax reform is one of the few issues that attract bipartisan support in Washington. Lawmakers from both sides agree that the current system is deeply flawed. Because the U.S. hasn’t updated its tax code in 31 years, Congress has a once-in-a-generation opportunity to level the playing field for […]

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August 28. 2017

ICYMI – Wall Street Journal: Large Companies Oppose Idea for Taxing Foreign Profits

By Richard Rubin Aug. 27, 2017 WASHINGTON—Congressional Republicans are trying to write new rules for taxing foreign profits of U.S. corporations, and a group of large, influential companies is warning against one prominent option. Under current law, companies owe the full 35% corporate-tax rate on their world-wide earnings and have to pay it on any […]

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May 08. 2015

Chairman Dave Camp on the Prospects and Need for Tax Reform

Read excerpts from Chairman Camp’s speech at the 2015 ABA Section of Taxation May Meeting.

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March 02. 2015

Laura Tyson: Competing on Corporate Tax

Read the op-ed in Project Syndicate

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January 23. 2015

Experts: Tax Reform Would Improve Economic Growth

Economists and policymakers from across the political spectrum all agree: tax reform would enhance job creation, increase wages, and lead to higher, sustained economic growth.

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September 30. 2014

Momentum for Business Tax Reform Gaining Steam

Former President Clinton and leading national editorial boards call for tax reform.

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July 28. 2014

ACT Company Spotlight: Emerson and the U.S. Tax Code

“At Emerson, the St. Louis-based manufacturing and technology company where I retired last year as vice chairman, the business has seen and experienced the deleterious effects of the U.S. tax code firsthand.”

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May 02. 2014

Editorial Boards, Economic Experts Call for Renewed Tax Reform Effort

May 2, 2014 – As the deficiencies of the U.S. tax code continue to make headlines, a growing chorus has emerged to call on U.S. lawmakers to reform our outdated, anti-competitive tax system.

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