On July 14th, the IRS held a public hearing for the debt-equity rule (section 385 of the IRS code) that the Treasury Department proposed last April. The hearing, which had as many as 16 speakers from various industries,...
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Executive Summary Taxpayer protections regarding taxes, such as supermajority thresholds and voter approval requirements, depend on a meaningful definition of “tax.” The Tax Foundation’s Center for Legal Reform spotlights...
Introduction On June 28, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as “Obamacare,” as a legitimate exercise of Congress’ power to tax. Our brief to the Court asserted that...
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