Hatch, Ryan Question Treasury’s Planned Country-by-Country Reporting Regulations

August 27, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC — In a letter today, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) outlined concerns regarding the country-by-country (CbC) reporting requirements that are being considered by the Treasury Department and called on Secretary Jack Lew to respond to their earlier

The Lowdown on Inversions

August 18, 2015

We’ve been laying out the case for international tax reform lately, and no issue dramatizes the need for reform better than the recent spate of 

Johnson Op-Ed: Let’s Protect Social Security for Future Generations

August 14, 2015

For 80 years, Social Security has been a promise hardworking, taxpaying Americans can trust — a promise that should they retire, become disabled, or die, a safety net would be there for them and their families. It's an important program on which many Americans rely after a lifetime of hard work. And yet as Social Security turns 80, that promise is in serious danger of being broken ...

Ryan Marks 80th Anniversary of Social Security

August 14, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC — House Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement on the 80th anniversary of Social Security: "Millions of seniors rely on Social Security, and it should always be there for them, as it was for my family. Today, the program faces serious challenges, and it's our duty to make sure people get the help they've been ...

Why Do We Need International Tax Reform?

August 13, 2015

Last week, we laid out what it means when we say the committee is exploring "international tax reform." It's an update of the rules under which we tax American companies selling goods and services across international borders. It's one of the most important things we can do right now to ...

Ryan Statement on July Jobs Report

August 7, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC — House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement in response to the July jobs report.  "We can do better than this. The truth is our economy has been underperforming this entire presidency. Despite repeated promises of a strong recovery, investment has been too weak, jobs creation has ...

What Is This “International Tax Reform” of Which You Speak?

August 6, 2015

Tax reform. Two words that get thrown around a lot in Congress. Everyone’s for it, but yet everyone has their own idea of what it looks like. And the term can mean vastly different things in different contexts. So we thought it would be helpful to drill down on exactly what it is this committee is exploring right now—international tax reform—and why. There’s no doubt we ...

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Hatch, Ryan Question Treasury’s Planned Country-by-Country Reporting Regulations

WASHINGTON, DC — In a letter today, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) outlined concerns regarding the ...

August 27, 2015
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Roskam Statement on Growing Number of Taxpayers at Risk from IRS Data Breach

WASHINGTON, DC – This afternoon, the IRS announced that additional taxpayers had their personal information compromised in a data breach, far above 

August 17, 2015
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Ryan Marks 80th Anniversary of Social Security

WASHINGTON, DC — House Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement on the 80th anniversary of Social Security: "Millions of seniors ...

August 14, 2015
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Bipartisan Members of Oversight Panel Urge Treasury to Return Seized Assets to Small Businesses

WASHINGTON, DC — This week, a bipartisan group of members on the House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee is calling on the Treasury Department to return money seized from a Maryland ...

August 12, 2015
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Ryan Statement on July Jobs Report

WASHINGTON, DC — House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement in response to the July jobs report.  ...

August 7, 2015
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Chairman Ryan Statement on TPP Negotiating Round in Maui

WASHINGTON, DC — House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement following the Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Ministers’ Meeting in ...

July 31, 2015
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President Signs House Bill to Protect Vets from Obamacare Mandate

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, President Obama signed the Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act into law. Included in the legislation are two ...

July 31, 2015
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Ryan Statement on Second-Quarter GDP Report

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement on the second-quarter GDP report. "This latest ...

July 30, 2015