Tax season is over for all but the greatest procrastinators among us. Two-thirds of taxpayers are celebrating their forthcoming refunds while tens of millions of others have grudgingly written a check to the IRS.
Based on fairness concerns, there’s a strong case for making the tax system more marriage neutral by shifting to individual rather than family-based taxation, and for providing increased support to low-income individuals without children.
A corporate income tax serves a useful role as a backstop for the individual income tax by taxing reinvested corporate profits that would otherwise escape immediate taxation. However, the current U.S. corporate income tax performs this role poorly and the reforms currently being discussed do not address its basic flaws.
This half-day conference, cohosted by AEI and the International Tax Policy Forum, will explore the economic effects of territorial taxation.
Yesterday, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-Michigan) unveiled the most sweeping, elaborate, and aggressive income tax reform proposal in a generation. His plan is the result of years of effort that have included bipartisan outreach, dozens of hearings, and thousands of hours of staff time. He...
A glimmer of hope for the economy and deficit reduction flashed from the Senate this past weekend when the new Senate Finance Committee Chairman, Ron Wyden, announced "a breakthrough" on tax reform.
Join AEI and the Alliance for Competitive Taxation for a wide-ranging discussion of the ins and outs of corporate tax reform on the morning following the State of the Union.
Almost two years ago, we warned against ongoing efforts to undermine the rule of law by singling out unpopular taxpayers for disadvantageous tax rules that don’t apply to anyone else.
Join us at AEI as the Right Honorable Liam Fox sits down with Marc Thiessen to discuss and debate whether America’s intelligence agencies have infringed on the personal privacy of US citizens.
How can young people succeed in workplaces dominated by curmudgeons who are judging their every move? At this AEI book event, bestselling author and social scientist Charles Murray will offer indispensable advice for navigating the workplace, getting ahead, and living a fulfilling life.