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.
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
House Committee Hearing is Important Step Forward, Delaying Reform will Cause Slower Economic Growth, Hiring and Capital Investment
Cost of Inaction: America’s Leading Employers Say Delay Will Cause Slower Hiring and Growth
CEOs Welcome Goal of Competitive Rates, Modern International System
Business Roundtable Members Urge the Administration to Withdraw Treasury’s 2016 Debt/Equity Regulations
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.