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Dynamic Scoring

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Under Dynamic Scoring, House Tax Bill Still Explodes the Debt

Note: this blog has been updated to reflect the Tax Foundation's corrected
Nov 7, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Doesn't Comply with the Byrd Rule

While the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) under consideration in the House would satisfy reco
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How Fast Can America Grow?

Official projections show real economic growth will average less than 2 percent annually over the next decade.
Mar 8, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

How Much Does the House GOP Tax Plan Cost?

The tax reform conversation so far has mostly focused on House Republicans'
Feb 16, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Five Reasons to Pay for Tax Reform

An executive summary of this paper is available
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CBO Estimates Economic Effects of the President's Final Budget

In addition to producing its own estimate of the budgetary effects o

Can Tax Reform Substantially Accelerate Economic Growth?

Since the 2016 Presidential campaign began, a number of candidates have touted tax reform – either overhauling or replacing the current income tax
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Congressional Double-Take on Revenue

The Congressional budget resolution proposes to bring the budget into balance by reducing spending $5.3 trillion over the next decade while keeping...

Rudolph Penner: Dynamic Scoring Won't Be Perfect But it is Worth Doing

Rudolph Penner was the director of the Congressional Budget Office from 1983 t