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Testimony: Start-ups Stalling? The Tax Code as a Barrier to Entrepreneurship

Chairman Steve Chabot has scheduled a hearing of the Committee on Small Business titled, “Start-ups Stalling? The Tax Code as a Barrier to Entrepreneurship.”

The Tax Foundation’s own Director of Federal Projects, Kyle Pomerleau, will begin the program with testimony on some of the biggest tax issues facing new businesses today including depreciation and full expensing, the treatment of net operating losses, the high marginal rates facing many pass-through businesses, and more.

The hearing is scheduled to begin at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 in Room 2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building.

Witnesses will include:

Mr. Kyle Pomerleau
Director of Federal Projects
Tax Foundation

Mr. David Burton
Senior Fellow, Economic Policy
Institute for Economic Freedom and Opportunity
The Heritage Foundation

Mr. Tim Reynolds
Tribute Inc.
Testifying on behalf of the National Small Business Association (NSBA)

Troy K. Lewis, CPA, CGMA
Tax Executive Committee Immediate Past Chair
American Institute of CPAs

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