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Obama Tax Reform

Jennifer Bendery

Republicans Brush Off Obama's Corporate Tax Reform Proposal: What's In It For Us?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican leaders are scoffing at a proposal that President Barack Obama unveiled Tuesday tying corporate tax reform to new investments...

LISTEN: Rush Limbaugh Accuses Bill Clinton Of 'Undercutting Obama'

Posted 05.17.2012 | Media

Rush Limbaugh accused Bill Clinton of "undercutting" President Obama for comments he recently made about taxing the wealthy to fix the economy. Cl...

President Obama: Tax Reform Is Going To Be Like 'Pulling Teeth'

AP | By KEN THOMAS | Posted 03.07.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama told business leaders Tuesday that the nation needs to reform its tax system to help boost the economy, saying th...

Corporations Don't Need a Tax Cut, So Why Is Obama Proposing One?

Robert Reich | Posted 04.23.2012 | Politics
Robert Reich

Why isn't the White House just proposing to close the loopholes without reducing overall corporate tax rates? That would generate more tax revenue that could be used for, say, public schools.

Corporate Tax Reform: Be Careful What You Wish For

Jared Bernstein | Posted 04.23.2012 | Business
Jared Bernstein

Pretty much every discussion of tax reform these days ends with an agreement that we need to broaden the base and lower the rates. Well, the White House today will release the broad outlines of a plan to do just that on the corporate side of the federal tax code.

Crucial Reform Seen As 'Ferociously Difficult'

AP | By TOM RAUM | Posted 02.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Tax reform sounds like a good idea to lots of people, but where to start? Eliminate the popular deduction for home mortgages? End the wr...

Tax Policies 'The Worst Of All Worlds' As Big Companies Pay Little

The Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

New York Times columnist David Leonhardt has an excellent piece out diving into the paradox of the American corporate tax code -- "the worst of all wo...