Eve Levin  //  10/31/17  //  Topic Update


Double-taxation is a meaningless distraction from real tax reform, argues Michael Dorf at Dorf On Law.

In a tweet, President Trump promised no changes to 401(k) contribution limits in proposed tax reform legislation (NYTPolitico).

There is a leadership vaccuum in the White House that will make tax reform more difficult to pass, writes John Gilmour at the Hill.

DOJ has settled lawsuits concerning the IRS’s failure to certify Tea Party groups as tax-exempt organizations (The HillWSJWaPo).

The tax plan proposed by the Trump administration would result in a windfall of around $700 billion for wealthy foreign investors, writes Paul Krugman at the New York Times.


Updates | The Week of January 15, 2018

1/14/18  //  Daily Update

The Trump Administration opts for speed rather than accuracy in implementing the new tax law.

Zachary Piaker

Columbia Law School

Update | The Week of November 27, 2017

12/4/17  //  Daily Update

The Senate passed a sweeping tax rewrite early Saturday.

Jeffrey Stein

Columbia Law School

Updates | The Week of October 23, 2017

10/31/17  //  Daily Update

Commentary continued on President Trump's proposed tax plan. Whether the President can get the plan through Congress remains unclear.