IRS Building in Washington D.C.
IRS Building in Washington D.C.

Taxation

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  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — October 19, 2017 — Today, the Senate passed an amendment proposed by Senator Capito (R-W. Va.), which jeopardizes the deductibility of state and local taxes (SALT). In response to today’s announcement, NLC President Matt Zone,…

U.S. Capitol Building
U.S. Capitol Building
  • CitiesSpeak

For years, local authorities have tangled with online retailers over sales tax collection within communities. But this fall, a new development in a blockbuster Supreme Court case could force the issue into the national spotlight.

In Quill…

The Supreme Court, by Getty.
The Supreme Court, by Getty.
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — September 27, 2017 — Today, the “Big 6” coalition released a tax plan that broadly outlined goals for tax reform. The plan suggests that most itemized deductions would be eliminated to offset lower tax rates, which will likely…

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin and Gary Cohn
Treasury Secretary Mnuchin and Gary Cohn
  • Issue Brief

NLC calls on Congress and the President to preserve the state and local tax (SALT) deduction. Learn more about how SALT helps cities provide essential services to below and join NLC in our efforts to to protect the state and local tax deduction…

Treasury
Treasury
  • Webinar

As Congress and the administration continue their work on tax reform, the future deductibility of state and local taxes (SALT) is at risk. This vital deduction supports middle class homeowners and public services that benefit all citizens such as…

Treasury
Treasury
  • Press Release

Vital deduction supports middle class homeowners and public services that benefit all citizens such as K-12 schools, law enforcement and public safety, transportation and infrastructure

WASHINGTON – September 24, 2017 – On CNN’s State of…

US Capitol
US Capitol
  • Press Release

Vital deduction supports middle class homeowners and public services that benefit all citizens such as K-12 schools, law enforcement and public safety, transportation and infrastructure

WASHINGTON — Americans Against Double Taxation, a…

U.S. Treasury Building
U.S. Treasury Building
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — August 30, 2017 — This afternoon, during a speech in Springfield, Missouri, President Donald Trump outlined his plan for tax reform. While the speech did not provide many details on specific measures the president hopes to advance,…

U.S. Capitol Building
U.S. Capitol Building
  • CitiesSpeak

While summer in Washington, D.C., is a time typically marked by six weeks of Congressional recess, the talk of tax reform is heating up in the nation's capital.

With the release of the anticipated House budget…

photo - Tax Reform: A Primer or Another False Start?
photo - Tax Reform: A Primer or Another False Start?
  • CitiesSpeak

The deduction plays a critical role in helping cities provide vital services such as healthcare, infrastructure improvement and public safety services to their citizens.

This post was co-authored by Brett Bolton…

photo - Local Leaders Take a Stand for the State and Local Tax Deduction
photo - Local Leaders Take a Stand for the State and Local Tax Deduction