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Tax News & Views, published by the Deloitte Tax LLP Tax Policy Group in Washington, DC, provides a compact, reader-friendly perspective on the latest tax developments coming out of Congress affecting businesses and high-wealth individuals.

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June 15, 2018

House Appropriators OK FY 2019 IRS budget, Senate taxwriters consider Tax Court nominations
In a week dominated by talk of trade, immigration, and international diplomacy, lawmakers nonetheless made some progress on tax issues as the House Appropriations Committee approved an IRS budget for fiscal year 2019 and the Senate Finance Committee took steps to advance the nominations of two individuals to fill vacancies on the Tax Court.

June 15, 2018


June 8, 2018
Tax agenda items loom as McConnell cuts short Senate’s August recess

May 25, 2018
House taxwriters stick to partisan scripts at subcommittee hearing on small business tax cuts

May 18, 2018
Ways and Means Republicans, Democrats dug-in on economic impact of 2017 tax cuts

May 11, 2018
As Brady teases details of Tax Cuts Round 2, Pelosi envisions a rollback of Round 1

April 27, 2018
Partisan rifts over 2017 tax cuts persist at Senate Finance Committee hearing

April 20, 2018
Ryan promises House vote on permanent individual tax cuts

April 13, 2018
CBO report paints bleak fiscal picture following 2017 tax cuts and 2018 spending pact

March 23, 2018
'Omnibus’ spending deal includes ‘grain glitch’ fix, low-income housing credit boost, pre-2017 tax technical corrections

March 16, 2018
Trump, Brady hint at second round of tax cuts

March 9, 2018
Fast action on tax reform technical corrections unlikely, Ryan says

March 2, 2018
Ways and Means subcommittee to put extenders under the microscope post-tax reform

February 16, 2018
Ways and Means ‘in receive mode’ for tax reform technical corrections, Brady says

February 9, 2018
Two-year budget agreement with significant tax package becomes law

February 2, 2018
Selling 2017 tax reform law dominates 2018 Republican game plan

January 26, 2018
Partial shutdown ends as short-term government funding bill becomes law

January 19, 2018
Government shutdown likely as short-term funding bill appears headed for failure in the Senate

January 12, 2018
New members join Ways and Means, Finance panels

January 5, 2018
Hatch announces retirement plans

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