Ways and Means Examines Dynamic Scoring for Tax Reform

Economists and tax policy analysts who testified at a House Ways and Means subcommittee hearing July 30 generally believed dynamic analysis to be an essential tool for predicting the impact of comprehensive tax reform on the economy. Subcommittee Chairman Pat Tiberi (R-OH) convened the hearing to get feedback on the tax reform discussion draft released… Read more »

Hearing to Focus on Dynamic Scoring for Tax Reform

The House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures has scheduled a hearing July 30 to study the macroeconomic effects of the tax reform discussion draft released earlier this year by Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI). Subcommittee Chairman Pat Tiberi (R-OH) said the hearing will focus on the accuracy of dynamic scoring… Read more »

Summer Policy Update

With the midterm elections rapidly approaching, the ASAE Public Policy team would like to update our community on a couple of the key issues that we have been following. Please find two memos detailing two ongoing issues of interest to associations: implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and tax reform. The documents represent the… Read more »

Extenders Likely On Hold Until November

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) indicated this week that the expired extenders will likely be delayed until November. When asked a press conference if extenders will be delayed until election, Reid said “I guess the answer is ‘yes.’” Extenders are currently stalled in the Senate due to a fight over an amendment on potential… Read more »