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Taxes Legislative Alerts
The latest edition of ALEC's "Rich States, Poor States" largely reaffirmed what we already know: economic freedom works. The most competitive, most prosperous states continue to be those that unchain their economy – and states making the biggest improvements are the ones taking the boldest steps.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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.