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STATEMENT ON PRESIDENT TRUMP MISSING TODAY’S DEADLINE FOR TURNING OVER HIS TAX RETURNS

Frank Clemente, executive director of Americans for Tax Fairness, released the following statement on President Trump missing today’s 5 p.m. deadline for turning over six years of his tax returns as requested by Rep. Richard Neal, the chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee. “President Trump believes he is above the law. He and Treasury Secretary […]

RECENT POLLING ON THE TCJA AND TAXING THE WEALTHY

You can find the most up-to-date polling information here: http://bit.ly/TCJApolling

Fair Taxes Now: Revenue Options for a Fair Tax System

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Tax Day 2019 Media Briefing Memo

WHY THE WEALTHY ARE HAVING A BETTER TAX DAY THAN MOST AMERICANS New Polling Shows Voters Believe Trump-GOP Tax Cuts Skewed to Wealthy & Corporations, Threaten Services WASHINGTON, D.C. — Tax returns due April 15 are the first to be filed under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), which became law about 16 months […]

MEDIA STORIES ABOUT THE ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE TRUMP-GOP TAX CUTS

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WHITE HOUSE CONFIRMS: 96% OF WORKERS STILL WAITING FOR PAY RAISE FROM TAX CUTS

Trump’s Tax Day Statement Says Just 4% of Workers Got a Pay Hike WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a Tax Day statement touting the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) this week, President Trump’s White House released a statement saying “more than 6 million workers received pay raises, bonuses, or increased retirement contributions thanks to the […]

NEW ATF REPORT DETAILS 40 REVENUE OPTIONS TO RAISE TRILLIONS OF DOLLARS FOR CRITICAL NEEDS

Tax Day Report and Online Calculator Show How Corporations & Wealthy Could Pay Fair Share Americans for Tax Fairness today released a 65-page report detailing about 40 progressive tax reform and revenue options that would make the tax system much fairer and could raise trillions of dollars for critical needs like protecting and strengthening Medicare […]

Fair Taxes Now: Revenue Options For a Fair Tax System

Fair Taxes Now: Revenue Options for a Fair Tax System report:   Interactive calculator comparing tax increases on the rich and corporations with investment options for working families: https://americansfortaxfairness.org/calc Three revenue charts from our Fair Taxes Now Report can be found here: Options to Amend or Repeal Trump-GOP Tax Cuts for the Rich & Corporations:  […]

WHY THE WEALTHY ARE HAVING A BETTER TAX DAY THAN MOST AMERICANS

New Polling Shows Voters Believe Trump-GOP Tax Cuts Skewed to Wealthy & Corporations, Threaten Services Tax returns due April 15 are the first to be filed under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), which became law about 16 months ago. Recent polls continue to show that the law is opposed by more Americans than […]

COSTLY CORPORATE TAX CUTS BENEFIT FEW WORKERS

Table of Contents INTRODUCTION.. 1 Figure 1: Corporate Tax Revenues Collapse from TCJA.. 3 Figure 2: Corporate Profits Up, Corporate Tax Revenues Down. 3 Figure 3: Few Employers Have Announced Raises or One-Time Bonuses. 4 Figure 4: Corporate Tax Cuts Going Mostly to Wealthy Shareholders & CEOs. 4 EXAMPLES OF HOW CORPORATIONS ARE SPENDING THEIR […]