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What is Business Roundtable

Business Roundtable (BRT) is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote sound public policy and a thriving U.S. economy.

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Business Roundtable is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote a thriving economy and expanded opportunity for all Americans through sound public policy.

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Business Roundtable supports tax and budget policies that promote U.S. business investment, competitiveness and job creation. Specifically, the Committee focuses on pro-growth reform of domestic and U.S. international tax rules and advocates for slowing the growth of federal spending to stabilize federal debt and achieve long-term fiscal sustainability.

America’s Leading Employers Applaud House Passage of Pro-Growth Tax Reform

Business Roundtable today issued the following statement applauding House passage of the conference report to H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:

BRT Endorses Conference Report on Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017

As the nation’s leading organization of CEOs, Business Roundtable strongly endorses the conference report on H.R. 1, the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017. We urge the House to pass this legislation quickly.

Business Roundtable Statement in Support of the Conference Report on Pro-Growth Tax Reform

Business Roundtable today issued the following statement in support of the conference report on H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017

America’s Leading Employers Applaud Senate Passage of Amendment to H.R. 1, the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act”

Business Roundtable today issued the following statement applauding passage of legislation amending H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, by the U.S. Senate.

Business Roundtable Letter to Senate in Support of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Business Roundtable sent the following letter to all Members of the Senate urging support of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

America’s Leading Employers Applaud House Passage of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

We thank members of the House of Representatives for taking a historic step toward making America’s tax code an advantage, not an obstacle, for American workers, families and businesses of all sizes.

Business Roundtable Letter Supporting House Tax Reform Bill

Dear Member of the United States House of Representatives:

Business Roundtable urges you to vote in favor of H.R. 1, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

This is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to reform the nation’s tax system to strengthen economic growth, increase wages and create more jobs for American workers. Passage of H.R. 1 is a critical step in enacting comprehensive tax reform.

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Committee Priorities

Tax reform for all businesses is fundamental to strengthening the U.S. economy and ensuring that American workers and American companies can successfully compete around the globe. A modernized U.S. tax system with competitive tax rates and competitive international tax rules would promote growth through greater investment, higher wages and more jobs in the United States.

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Achieving Sound Fiscal Policy

Business Roundtable supports sound fiscal policy by urging Congress to pass annual budgets on time; appropriate funds early enough in the legislative session to avoid disrupting government operations; follow an orderly process to allow for required borrowing; and strengthen entitlements for the long haul.