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June 26. 2013

Modernizing Corporate Taxation

By Laura Tyson, 6-26-13 — Paying for a rate cut by eliminating various corporate credits and deductions would simplify the code and trim the cost of compliance.

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June 21. 2013

America’s Persistently High Corporate Tax Rate

The U.S. corporate tax rate has remained high – even as other developed countries have lowered their rates.

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June 21. 2013

U.S. has the highest corporate tax rate in the developed world in 2013

At 39.1%, the American corporate tax rate is the highest in the developed world.

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June 13. 2013

ACT Statement on Today’s Ways and Means Hearing on Tax Reform

The Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT), a coalition of 42 leading American businesses that employ millions of American workers, issued the following statement regarding today’s House Ways and Means Committee hearing on tax reform…

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June 07. 2013

ACT Economic Advisors: Jobs Numbers Highlight Need for Tax Reform

Today, Doug Holtz-Eakin and Dr. Laura Tyson, the economic advisors to the Alliance for Competitive Taxation (ACT) issued a joint statement regarding the May employment report.

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June 06. 2013

Myth Buster: High corporate tax rate doesn’t impact economic growth

A report surfaced this week making the assertion that corporate taxes don’t affect economic growth. This could not be further from the truth.

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June 05. 2013

Wall Street Journal: New Business Group ACT Pushes Tax Overhaul

By John D. McKinnon, 6/4/13 – A group of 42 U.S. companies is announcing a potentially powerful new coalition on Tuesday to push for a comprehensive tax overhaul. The group – representing a broad cross-section of both multinational and domestic-focused big businesses – could give a boost to the slow-moving effort on Capitol Hill.

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February 28. 2013

Meet our Economic Advisors

Douglas Holtz-Eakin and Laura Tyson

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February 28. 2013

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This blog is a place to learn more about tax reform.

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February 28. 2013

ACT Launches to Promote Comprehensive Tax Reform

Leading American businesses join forces to work with Congress and the Administration to enact comprehensive tax reform that encourages economic growth, spurs job creation and lets American businesses compete in today’s global economy

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