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Brady, Crapo Statement on G-7 Agreement

June 05, 2021 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-Texas) and U.S. Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) issued the following statement today regarding the G-7 nations agreement on new rules for taxing global companies: “A speculative agreement appears premature given the many unanswered questions about the Pillar 1 and Pillar 2 proposals and ...

Brady on Fox Business: We Shouldn’t Fund Infrastructure on the Backs of American Workers

April 21, 2021 — Blog

“We shouldn’t fund infrastructure on the backs of American workers, and that’s exactly who it hits the hardest,” said Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) when asked about Biden’s $2.7 trillion tax hikes. In a conversation with Larry Kudlow, Rep. Brady said, “When we lowered America’s business tax rates to 21 percent, we saw wages jump up significantly, more jobs, ...

Op-Ed: Tax Hikes Will Stifle the Recovery

April 21, 2021 — Blog

In an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal, Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH), member of the Senate Finance Committee, outlined how Biden’s $2.7 trillion tax hikes will slash paychecks, raise prices, and kill American jobs. KEY TAKEAWAYS: Republicans and Democrats agree that rebuilding ...

Mr. President – It is Not Time to Raise Taxes, But It is Time for a Plan…From You

March 31, 2015 — The Tax Tracker

With less than two weeks before the August 2 deadline to address the debt limit challenge or risk defaulting, President Obama still has yet to articulate a single spending cut he is willing to make in order to get our country back on a path to fiscal sustainability.  Since President Obama took office, he and Congressional Democrats have increased the debt

Plan B vs. the Democrats’ Plan

March 31, 2015 — The Tax Tracker

According the Joint Committee on Taxation, “Plan B,” the Permanent Tax Relief for Families and Small Business Act of 2012, protects 740,000 more small businesses from being hit with a tax hike than the Democrats’ plan would.  It would also protect half of the small business income the Democrats targeted for higher taxes.  No wonder small business ...