Taxes Legislative Alerts

AFP Joins Coalition Supporting Gov. Cuomo’s Plan To Reduce NY Death Tax

March 25, 2014 J

Americans for Prosperity is proud to join a coalition of over 30 organizations in applauding Governor Cuomo for proposing raising the exemption for the state death tax to $5.34 million and lowering the rate from 16% to 10%. As the New York legislature considers the state budget resolution, lawmakers should favor the Governor’s proposal over [...]

Congress Should Delete Unfair, Illegal Internet Tax Proposal

March 11, 2014 J

By Christine Harbin Hanson The House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on the internet sales tax this week. Americans for Prosperity strongly opposes this misguided tax on online sales from out-of-state retailers, and we call on Chairman Goodlatte and his colleagues in the House of Representatives to oppose it, too. Internet sales tax legislation [...]

Chairman Camp’s Tax Plan: A Good Conversation Starter

February 26, 2014 J

By Thomas Fletcher Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp released his long-awaited discussion draft proposal on comprehensive tax reform. After years of avoiding the issue and watching our tax code become bloated and overly complicated, the Chairman has taken a good first step in putting out a proposal that gets the discussion started [...]

Tax Reform Priorities – International Taxation

December 18, 2013 J

While liberals continue to insist on taxing value creation, conservatives should propose a plan that rewards the creation of prosperity and encourages companies to bring profits back to the US to improve the lives of American families here at home.

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