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A Tax Cut for People and Families At Every Income Level

December 13, 2017

Today, the House-Senate conference committee will hold a public meeting on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. As we get close to the finish line, the need to pass this legislation is more urgent than ever. People and families are struggling. Many are living paycheck-to-paycheck. In any case, too much of Americans’ hard-earned money is spent paying federal taxes. But if the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act becomes law, people will finally feel some relief. Read More

Simpler Taxes on Simpler Forms

December 13, 2017

Filing your taxes in the future: So simple, a caveman could do it. Well, not really—cavemen no longer exist and probably wouldn’t care to do your taxes if they did, but you get the idea. With the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, simplicity is key. Read More

COMING FEBRUARY: Bigger Paychecks

December 13, 2017

This afternoon, in a remarks at the White House, the president announced that people will start seeing more money in their paychecks beginning this February if Congress is able to pass the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act by the end of the year. Read More

Tax Reform Means an $1,182 Tax Cut for Typical American Households

December 13, 2017

If there’s one thing you remember entering the home stretch of the debate it’s this: Typical American households will receive an $1,182 tax cut. Read More