Center for Federal Tax Policy

The Tax Foundation's Center for Federal Tax Policy produces timely and high-quality data, research, and analysis on federal tax issues that influences the debate toward economically principled policies.

The mission of our federal program is to promote tax and fiscal policy that leads to greater U.S. competitiveness, higher economic growth, and improved quality of life for all taxpayers.

We have a number of projects that help us educate taxpayers, journalists, and policymakers on tax policy at the federal level and how the U.S. tax system compares internationally.

Major Publications

Featured Research

Federal Tax Reform: The Impact on States

March 8, 2017

Understanding the House GOP’s Border Adjustment

February 15, 2017

FAQs about the Border Adjustment

January 30, 2017

What is the Distributional Impact of a Destination-Based Cash-Flow Tax?

January 18, 2017

Pass-Through Businesses: Data and Policy

January 17, 2017