AEI Tax Brief: Increasing the Standard Deduction

AEI Tax Brief: Increasing the Standard Deduction

AEI Tax Brief: Increasing the Standard Deduction Alex Brill | AEI Tax Brief Current Policy Under current law, taxpayers can claim the standard deduction as an alternative to itemizing deductions. In 2017, the standard deduction is $6,350 for single filers, $9,350 for...
Tax Reform: Ryan-Brady Plan Is a Better Way

Tax Reform: Ryan-Brady Plan Is a Better Way

Tax Reform: Ryan-Brady Plan Is a Better Way Alex Brill | AEI Economic Perspectives The Ryan-Brady tax plan lowers statutory tax rates, maintains a progressive income tax, and dramatically reduces the marginal tax rate on new investment. The plan will simplify...
Understanding Middle-Class Tax Cuts

Understanding Middle-Class Tax Cuts

Understanding Middle-Class Tax Cuts Alex Brill | AEI Economic Perspectives Middle-class tax relief has widespread support across the political spectrum, but the consequences of different strategies for achieving this goal are not well understood. The analysis finds...