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What are the prospects for tax reform in 2017? While enactment of tax reform legislation is by no means certain, the odds for tax reform appear to be more favorable than they have been at any other time since the Tax Reform Act of 1986.


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Oct 16 - KPMG report: Tax reform implications for low-income housing credit

Oct 5 - KPMG report: What are possible state tax implications of tax reform framework?

Oct 5 - Budget resolutions passed by House, Senate Budget Committee; steps toward U.S. tax reform legislation

Oct 3 - KPMG report: Framework for tax reform: Implications for banking and capital markets

Sep 29 - Senate FY 2018 proposed budget resolution; implications for tax reform legislation

Sep 28 - Senate Finance Committee schedules hearing on international tax reform

Sep 27 - KPMG report: Unified framework for comprehensive tax reform, initial observations

Sep 27 - Framework for U.S. tax reform

Sep 26 - President meets with Ways and Means members on tax reform

Sep 13 - New tax reform outline to be released week of September 25

Sep 12 - Senate Finance Committee schedules hearing on business tax reform

Sep 7 - Senate Finance schedules hearing on individual tax reform

Sep 6 - President calls for tax reform, territoriality in speech in North Dakota

Sep 5 - Congress returns to busy agenda

Aug 30 - President's speech on tax reform

Aug 15 - KPMG report: Taxes and healthcare reform—now what?

Aug 3 - U.S. Senate confirms Treasury Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy

Jul 28 - Senate healthcare bill fails; tax reform implications?

Jul 27 - Administration and congressional Republican leaders release statement on tax reform

Jul 24 - KPMG report: Deferral structures based on licensing models under potential tax reform

Jul 24 - KPMG report: Federal tax reform proposals may revive dormant state tax issues

Jul 20 - Senate Finance Chairman Hatch urges shift to territorial tax system

Jul 20 - Finance Committee approves Treasury Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy

Jul 17 - JCT report: Tax reform and individuals and families, Ways and Means subcommittee hearing

Jul 14 - JCT report: Senate Finance Committee hearing on tax reform prospects, challenges

Jun 22 - KPMG report: FAQs on tax reform (substantially updated)

Jun 20 - House Speaker Ryan’s “first major speech on tax reform”

Jun 16 - Finance Chairman Hatch requests ideas, feedback on tax reform

Jun 7 - Hatch’s statement on tax reform: Revenue offsets “on the table”

May 25 - Camp tax reform proposal—revisited

May 23 - Trump Administration releases budget proposals

May 22 - JCT report: Destination-based taxation and border adjustments; report for Ways and Means hearing

May 22 - KPMG report: FAQs concerning the American Healthcare Act and taxes

May 19 - Senate Finance schedules hearing on FY 2018 budget proposals, tax reform

May 18 - Ways and Means hearing scheduled on administration’s FY 2018 budget proposals 

May 17 - Senate Finance’s Thune introduces bill to simplify, reform tax law

May 16 - JCT report on tax reform, in advance of Ways and Means’ tax reform hearing

May 11 - Ways and Means schedules hearing on tax reform

May 11 - President announces nominee for Treasury Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy

Apr 28 - Comparisons: Key aspects of president’s tax plan, House GOP blueprint, Camp tax reform bill

Apr 26 - Trump Administration releases tax reform principles

Apr 26 - CRS report on border adjustment tax and exchange rates

Apr 24 - Comparison: House GOP blueprint versus Camp tax reform proposals

Apr 20 - Treasury Secretary: Statement on possible tax reform plan

Apr 5 -  KPMG report: Questions for insurers, reinsurers raised by proposed border adjustment tax

Mar 30 - KPMG report: Tax reform considerations for life sciences companies

Mar 21 - KPMG report: Engineering and construction tax reform considerations

Feb 28 - President’s comments on taxes in speech to Congress

Feb 28 - KPMG report: Potential tax implications of healthcare reform

Feb 27 - Treasury Secretary comments about tax reform, border adjustments, “reciprocal tax”

Feb 20 - KPMG report: Employer challenges, opportunities in potential tax reform

Feb 20 - KPMG report: State tax implications of federal tax reform—FAQs

Feb 9 - Trump says, expect tax announcement in a few weeks

Feb 2 - Chairman Hatch's remarks on Senate tax reform process

Jan 24 - Tax reform and potential implications for insurance industry (tables comparing proposals)

Jan 23 - KPMG report: Possible tax reform effects on REITs

Jan 20 - Senate Finance Committee hearing on nomination of Mnuchin

Jan 17 - Preparing for BEPS under the new U.S. administration

Jan 16 - KPMG report: Possible issues for real estate under House Republican “blueprint”

Jan 9 - KPMG report: Economic considerations of Trump’s tax proposals

Jan 3 - 115th Congress convenes; tax agenda items

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