What Do The Oprah Winfrey Show and the American Tax Code Have In Common?

COMMUNICATIONS • August 18, 2017

The last major reform to the tax code happened the same year The Oprah Winfrey Show debuted. That’s right, Oprah Winfrey first appeared on her iconic talk show the same year Ronald Reagan signed The Tax Reform Act of 1986. The Oprah Winfrey Show lives on in the history books and hearts of millions, while the tax code just makes us all miserable.

It’s time for change.

In fact, it’s past time for change.

Over the past several years, the House Committee on Ways and Means and the Senate Finance Committee worked to examine, develop and edit various tax reform proposals.

Building on this and the input of American families, business leaders, and policy experts, we’re confident that a shared vision for real and timely tax reform is here. The House, Senate, and White House are working together to make this a reality.

SO, WHAT DOES OUR VISION LOOK LIKE?

Our vision for tax reform…

These loopholes and deductions are outright unfair to hardworking Americans.

Most of you are looking at our current tax code and seeing a document that discourages savings and investment instead of encouraging and rewarding your success.

We are changing that. Here’s what we’ve covered so far regarding Republican Tax reform:

 

 

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