FY18 budget may be key to passing tax reform
Republican lawmakers may need to pass a FY18 budget before they have a realistic shot at enacting tax reform.
Tax Governance Institute Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Broad contours of tax reform revealed?
Reading between the lines of last week’s joint statement provides at least the broad contours of where tax reform appears to be headed.
Tax Governance Institute Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Can the "Big Six" deliver?
Six key tax reform policymakers have been meeting on a regular basis to hash out some version of a tax overhaul that may be able to pass both the House and the Senate. What are their tax reform priorities?
Tax Governance Institute Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Healthcare and taxes: What does it mean?
The inability of the U.S. Senate to advance further action on healthcare reform—specifically, to repeal and/or replace elements of the Affordable Care Act via FY 2017 budget reconciliation—may not be all bad news for the chances of tax reform. Reasons why ...
Tax Governance Institute Thu, 03 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT
What could tax reform mean for the IRS and tax administration?
Although much attention has been lavished on the technical aspects of competing tax reform proposals, precious little detail exists on what a post-reform IRS might look like. Read more
Tax Governance Institute Mon, 07 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Reading between the lines on tax reform
Reading between the lines, just what does the two-page “Big Six” Joint Statement on tax reform released July 27 say about the state of reform? Not a lot.
Tax Governance Institute Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Things are happening, but are we getting closer?
The number of developments on the tax reform front this week makes it feel as if the issue has (finally) moved to center stage in Washington. But are we getting closer?
Tax Governance Institute Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT
CRs, and Omnis and Debt Ceilings – OH MY!
Last week, a quieter week on the tax reform front, gave us time to consider the recent “deal” that President Trump made with Democratic Congressional leaders and what that deal could mean for the rest of the year.
Tax Governance Institute Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Congress is back. What now?
Despite disagreements elsewhere, the President and Congressional Republicans remain largely united on their vision for tax reform. But, most of the hard decisions still lie ahead.
Tax Governance Institute Mon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The End of the Tax Reform Road
The speed with which this legislation has come together means that the final bill will likely have flaws and hold unintended consequences for groups of taxpayers even after it moves out of conference and to a vote. Fixing those glitches may not come easily.
Tax Governance Institute Tue, 26 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
What Can Businesses Do to Prepare for the Possibility of Tax Reform?
Is tax reform "on"? It's looking like it could be. This article outlines what businesses can do now to prepare for the possibility of tax reform.
Tax Governance Institute Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT
President Trump's Principles for Tax Reform (video)
KPMG's John Gimigliano provides an overview of, and key takeaways from, President Trump's reform principles released by the White House on April 26.
Tax Governance Institute Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Two-Minute Take on Tax Reform (video)
KPMG's John Gimigliano provides a quick look at the current state of U.S. tax reform efforts.
Tax Governance Institute Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Here We Go ... Legislative Process for Tax Reform Begins
With the Senate’s passage of an FY18 budget that includes reconciliation instructions and also includes $1.5 trillion in budgetary authority for tax reform, the wheels have been set in motion for Congress to enact at least a $1.5 trillion tax bill with only Republican votes.
Tax Governance Institute Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
What to Watch as the Tax Reform Process Unfolds
Soon we will be poring over thousands of pages of legislative text and hearing much commentary. Here are a few things to keep in mind as you do so.
Tax Governance Institute Mon, 30 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT