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Tax and fiscal policy have a profound impact on U.S. business investment, economic growth and job creation. Business Roundtable supports competitive, pro-growth tax and fiscal policies to promote economic expansion, level the playing field for U.S. companies competing in global markets and stabilize the federal debt relative to the size of the U.S. economy.

Recent Activities in Tax & Fiscal Policy

April 26, 2017
News Release

CEOs Welcome Goal of Competitive Rates, Modern International System

April 21, 2017
News Release

Business Roundtable Members Urge the Administration to Withdraw Treasury’s 2016 Debt/Equity Regulations

April 12, 2017
Media Resource

Read the full op-ed in Leadership in Action

By Gregory J. Hayes, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of United Technologies Corporation

Over the last 30 years, other countries have reduced tax rates dramatically, while the U.S. tax code has remained a relic of the past. Our current tax system makes U.S. companies uncompetitive around the world.

February 28, 2017
News Release

President Trump’s remarks tonight should help build momentum for the kind of big tax reform this country needs for economic growth and the creation of more high-wage jobs.

February 28, 2017
Media Resource

Read the full op-ed in Forbes

By Mark Weinberger, Global Chairmand and CEO of EY, Chairman of the Business Roundtable Tax and Fiscal Policy Committee

When it comes to tax reform, disagreement does not mean defeat.

Yes, fierce debate is taking place over the House leadership’s tax reform plan and potential changes such as border adjustment taxes.

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Committee Spotlight

Business Roundtable supports tax and budget policies that promote U.S. business investment and competitiveness. Specifically, the Committee focuses on reform of U.S. domestic and international tax rules and advocates for...

CEO Economic Outlook

Q4 2016 Survey

The CEO Economic Outlook Survey provides a forward-looking view of the economy by Business Roundtable member CEOs. The index is a composite of CEO projections for sales and plans for capital spending and hiring over the next six months.

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