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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

February 23, 2016
News Release

Business Roundtable supports the Ways and Means Committee’s efforts to address our broken tax system, and we look forward to working with them in a constructive way.

February 9, 2016
News Release

The President’s FY 2017 budget continues to demonstrate the bipartisan support for a more competitive corporate tax rate. American workers bear as much as 75 percent of the corporate tax rate today through lower wages.

February 1, 2016
Letter

For more than 80 years, income tax treaties have played a critical role in fostering U.S. bilateral trade and investment and protecting U.S. businesses, large and small, from double taxation of the income they earn from selling goods and services in foreign markets.

December 18, 2015
News Release

Congress worked across party lines to put American families and the U.S. economy first. Fiscal instability and uncertainty in the tax code have stifled investment for years; workers and wages have suffered.

December 16, 2015
News Release

The importance of this agreement, which includes permanent tax extenders, cannot be overstated. We strongly urge immediate action on this package.

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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...

Growth Agenda

A Growth Plan for the U.S.

Business leaders are committed to working with government to foster a healthy business climate that creates opportunity for everyone in the U.S. We have identified attainable targets that will produce real, sustainable growth for our country.

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