Right now, our tax code looks like a block of Swiss cheese. It’s got all these carveouts and loopholes. And the IRS is the one calling the shots. 

There is a better way

Our plan makes the tax code flatter. We close those loopholes and use that money to cut tax rates for everyone: workers, families, and small businesses too. And one more thing: Our plan makes the tax code simpler—so simple, in fact, that you can do your taxes on a form the size of a postcard. 

Learn more at better.gop.


We have a plan to simplify the tax code so most Americans can file on a form the size of a postcard.

Posted by Speaker Paul Ryan on Monday, September 19, 2016

This is the sixth and final in a series of whiteboard explainer videos about the House Republican plan for A Better Way. Check out the others here:

  1. A Better Way to Fight Poverty
  2. A Better Way for Health Care
  3. A Better Way for National Security
  4. A Better Way to Defend the Constitution
  5. A Better Way for the Economy