NTU Statement on The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Today the House is making history for taxpayers, by committing to complete the first major overhaul of our hopelessly convoluted tax system in more than 31 years. And not a moment too soon. Our families, our job creators, our competitive standing around the world, and our economic potential continue to be held back by a […]

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Watch Our New Video: America’s Excessive Corporate Tax Rate

Since our tax code was last overhauled by President Ronald Reagan in 1986, the American corporate tax rate has stayed consistently high, hovering at a combined federal and state rate of 39% while the worldwide average has steadily dropped to just over 22% today. Our new video, “America’s Excessive Corporate Tax Rate,” is part of […]

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Tax Reform Act of 1986 Turns 31 In Ten Days

One of the most successful legislative victories became law thirty-one years ago this month. On October 22, 1986 President Ronald Reagan signed the Tax Reform Act of 1986 into law. The historic legislation was the broadest revision of the federal income tax in history. President Reagan simplified the code, eliminated an array of tax breaks […]

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NTU, Conservative Coalition Endorses Tax Reform Framework

Today, 30 free-market organizations released a coalition letter in support of fundamental tax reform. National Taxpayers Union was pleased to join these national and state-based groups to endorse the unified “Big Six” framework. As the letter states, “It’s past time to give tax relief to American middle-class wage earners and allow job creators to compete.” This is truly a […]

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New Tax Framework Will Help America Prosper

After years of suffering beneath our sprawling and harmful tax code, we finally have a path forward towards reshaping the system into something that promotes growth and helps the American taxpayer. Republican leadership, from both chambers of Congress along with the White House, have worked together in recent months to pull together a framework for […]

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NTU Hosts Preview Call for Tax Reform

In preparation of the announcement of new details for the GOP Leadership’s Tax Reform plan today, NTU hosted a media call to discuss how best we, as a country, can move forward on this important legislative issue. Pete Sepp, NTU President, Executive Vice President Brandon Arnold, and Senior Fellow Mattie Duppler all participated in the […]

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NTU Statement on Big Six Tax Reform Framework

Today the Big Six released their tax reform framework, NTU President Pete Sepp had this to say, “For overburdened taxpayers, the wait is over – Congress and the President are not only reading from the same book on tax reform, they’re now getting on the same page. The core tax reform principles they’ve outlined in today’s framework […]

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President Trump: Tax Reform Is Coming Soon

After meeting with congressional leadership in the White House, President Trump traveled to North Dakota last week to deliver a speech on tax reform. With the Mandan Refinery (which employs approximately 250 people) as his backdrop, the President spoke for just under an hour on the needs of tax reform, and his goals moving forward. […]

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