Corporate Tax Reform: Easier Said than Done
Posted by William Byrnes on October 5, 2011
Both sides of the political spectrum agree that corporate tax reform is a priority.For reform to happen, tough choices are needed from Washington. Reform would develop a system that forces multinational corporations to pay their fair share without hurting US competitiveness in the world markets. Overtax multinational corporations, and they’ll move their operations overseas; under-tax and you’ll reduce revenue that is sorely needed by the US government.
As part of the ongoing debate and investigation of the US corporate tax system, the U.S. House Committee on Ways and Means is hearing testimony from tax experts on the US tax system and alternatives.
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For previous coverage of corporate tax reform issues in Advisor’s Journal, see Obama’s Blue Ribbon Debt Commission Proposes Complete Overhaul of the Tax Code (CC 10-95).
For in-depth analysis of US Corporate Tax, see Advisor’s Main Library: A – The Corporate Income Tax.