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U.S. News & World Report

US News & World Report Op-Ed: The Case for Repealing the State-Local Tax Deduction

In this week’s contribution to U.S. News & World Report, Tax Foundation Economist Nicole Kaeding writes that federal lawmakers should seek to eliminate the deduction for state and local taxes paid as part of reforming the federal code.

CNBC

CNBC: How the GOP Tax Plan Will Make “Most People Better Off”

Tax Foundation President Scott Hodge joined CNBC’s “On The Money” to discuss the tax reform framework unveiled by the “Big Six” tax plan negotiators.

BBC

BBC News: How Does the US Tax Plan Compare to Other Countries?

BBC News spoke with Tax Foundation director of federal projects Kyle Pomerleau about moving the U.S. corporate tax from a worldwide to a territorial system as Congress prepares to tackel tax reform.

The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal: The GOP Tax Plan–Tough Choices With Limited Room to Maneuver

This Wall Street Journal piece features analysis and commentary by Tax Foundation Federal Projects Director Kyle Pomerleau, who estimates the fiscal impact of the planned GOP tax proposals that have been made public.

Marketplace

Marketplace: Desperately Needed–Details On the Federal Tax Plan

Tax Foundation senior analyst Scott Greenberg speaks with Marketplace radio to discuss proposed changes to individual income tax rates.

CNN Money

CNN Money: How Do You Pay For Tax Cuts?

This CNN Money article features analysis by Tax Foundation President Scott Hodge and Federal Projects Director Kyle Pomerleau on potential tax reform pay-fors.

U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report Op-Ed: Setting the Record Straight on Business Taxes

Tax Foundation Federal Projects Director Kyle Pomerleau writes for US News & World Report about how corporate tax reform can boost economic growth if it’s done right.

CBS MoneyWatch

CBS MoneyWatch: 5 Issues in the GOP Tax Reform Plan

CBS Moneywatch spoke with Tax Foundation senior analyst Scott Greenberg about a variety of issues that federal tax reform will need to address.

The New York Times

The New York Times: For Tax Reform Lessons, Congress Needn’t Look Far

The New York Times interviewed Tax Foundation Executive Vice President Joe Henchman about the tax reform lessons to be learned from the District of Columbia’s efforts in 2014.

Bloomberg TV

Bloomberg TV: The Latest on Tax Reform

Bloomberg TV interviews Tax Foundation Director of Federal Projects Kyle Pomerleau to discuss tax reform following a speech by the president.

The New York Times

The New York Times: Will the Republican Tax Bill Be Aimed at the Economic Past, or the Future?

The New York Times quotes Scott Greenberg on a story about the economic impacts of full expensing versus rate cuts.

CNBC

CNBC: The Latest Developments on Tax Reform

The Tax Foundation’s Scott Greenberg joins CNBC’s Squawk on the Street to discuss the latest developments on federal tax reform.

Business Insider

Business Insider: This Map Shows What $100 is Really Worth in Your State

Business Insider features the Tax Foundation’s analysis of the relative spending power of $100 in each state.

The Atlantic

The Atlantic: The Tax Break Dividing the Republican Party

The Atlantic cites analysis by the Tax Foundation’s Scott Greenberg and Kyle Pomerleau explaining the economic benefits of full expensing.

The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal: Philadelphia’s Soda Tax Bust

A Wall Street Journal editorial features analysis of the Tax Foundation’s report on Philadelphia’s soda tax.

Reuters

Reuters: Blocking Abuse of Lower Small Business Rate Slows U.S. Tax Overhaul

Reuters uses Tax Foundation data and quotes Scott Greenberg for its story on curbing potential tax avoidance created by lowering pass-through business tax rates.

CNBC.com

CNBC.com: Simplifying the US Tax Code Isn’t So Simple. Here’s Why.

A CNBC article features Tax Foundation data on individual and corporate tax expenditures.

Bloomberg TV

Bloomberg TV: Republicans Seek Way Forward With Hybrid Tax Plan

Tax Foundation President Scott Hodge joins Bloomberg TV to discuss the options lawmakers have to enact pro-growth tax reform without negatively impacting the federal budget.

NPR

NPR: Does The U.S. Have The Highest Corporate Tax Rate In The World?

NPR cites data from the Tax Foundation gauging how the U.S. corporate income tax rate stacks up to other countries.

The New York Times

The New York Times: What Would It Take for Trump to Get His Corporate Tax Wish?

The New York Times interviewed Tax Foundation President Scott Hodge to discuss what policymakers would need to do to lower the U.S. corporate income tax rate down to 15 percent.