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Chye-Ching Huang
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Chye-Ching Huang is a tax policy analyst with the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities’ Federal Fiscal Policy Team, where she focuses on the fiscal and economic effects of federal tax policy. She rejoined the Center in July 2011 after working as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Auckland in New Zealand, where she taught graduate undergraduate tax law and conducted research in tax law and policy. She first joined the Center in 2008 as a Fulbright Sir Wallace Rowling Memorial Fellow and was a Research Fellow on the Federal Fiscal Policy team from June 2008 to March 2009.

Chye-Ching previously worked on economic policy issues at the New Zealand Institute, and has also practiced as a tax solicitor. She holds an LL.M. from Columbia Law School, and a Bachelor of Commerce in Economics and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Auckland in New Zealand.

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Congress Should Promptly Enact Legislation to Help Close Tax-Driven Corporate 'Inversions' Loophole

(2) Comments | Posted May 21, 2014 | 3:26 PM

U.S. drug giant Pfizer's recent effort to merge with much smaller United Kingdom-based AstraZeneca, and then convert itself into a "U.K. company" and avoid U.S. corporate taxes -- even though its U.S. shareholders would continue to own a majority in the merged company -- highlighted a gaping hole in...

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Camp Tax Reform Plan Likely Means Bigger Deficits After First Decade

(0) Comments | Posted February 26, 2014 | 4:11 PM

House Ways and Means Chairman David Camp is touting Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) estimates showing that his new tax reform plan is revenue neutral over ten years and would boost economic growth.  But, the Camp plan uses timing shifts, phase-ins of tax-rate cuts, and other maneuvers to achieve revenue...

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Proposed Offset for Medical Device Tax Can't Offset Anything -- It's a Timing Gimmick

(2) Comments | Posted October 3, 2013 | 10:11 AM

House Republicans have demanded, as part of their price for allowing the government to reopen, that policymakers repeal health reform's medical device tax, which will help pay for extending coverage to millions of uninsured Americans.  Although the Senate rejected that House proposal this weekend, some policymakers are reportedly trying...

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How Many Workers in Each State Would Benefit From Extending the Payroll Tax Cut?

(11) Comments | Posted December 3, 2012 | 4:21 PM

Now that President Obama has made the payroll tax cut -- which expires at the end of the month -- part of the tax debate, let's look at how many workers have a direct stake in extending it for one more year.  We estimate that more than 150 million...

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