Tag: ‘international taxes’

Do Obama’s Corporate Tax Proposals Add Up?

By :: February 4th, 2015

The tax proposals in President Obama’s 2016 budget combine two interesting ideas for international reform with his often-stated–but still vague– goal of a broad-based corporate tax overhaul. First, the framework: Obama has once again proposed cutting the corporate tax rate to 28 percent from the current 35 percent, with a special 25 percent rate for […]

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Growing Consensus on Corporate Tax Reform? Not So Much

By :: February 28th, 2012

At first glance, it looked like President Obama and congressional Republicans were miraculously headed in the same direction on corporate tax reform. Reform plans by Obama and GOP leaders such as House Ways & Means Committee Dave Camp (R-MI) seemed simpatico. Both sides embraced lower rates. Both endorsed ending business tax subsidies, through neither had much to […]

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