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Tax Debate Briefs: Who the GOP Tax Plans Really Help

Computed Year

Update, April 9, 2018: Newer briefs on the tax bill that passed last year are available here.

Congress is expected to consider legislation to make major changes to the tax code this year. President Trump and Republican leaders in Congress are calling their plans “tax reform,” but to date, they have largely been revenue-losing tax cuts tilted to the wealthy and profitable corporations that largely ignore working class people whose wages have been stagnant. Here is a series of two-page explanations of key issues in the coming tax debate.

For graphics resources, please also see our Social Media Graphics on Tax Reform