Business Roundtable is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote a thriving economy and expanded opportunity for all Americans through sound public policy.
Tax and fiscal policy have a profound impact on U.S. business investment, economic growth and job creation. Business Roundtable supports competitive, pro-growth tax and fiscal policies to promote economic expansion, level the playing field for U.S. companies competing in global markets and stabilize the federal debt relative to the size of the U.S. economy.
Recent Activities in Tax & Fiscal Policy
Following the tax reform statement by the “Big Six,” Business Roundtable today announced a comprehensive advocacy campaign over the upcoming August Congressional recess that will stress the urgent need to reform the broken U.S. tax system.
Business Roundtable today welcomed the announcement by the “Big Six” leaders of the progress being made on tax reform, including agreement in principle on lowering business tax rates and a move toward a modern, territorial-like international tax system.
Business Roundtable joins 23 business associations in urging the U.S. Treasury to quickly delay onerous documentation requirements required by Section 385 rules.
The nation’s tax system is in urgent need of reform to boost economic growth, global competitiveness for American companies, and bring about meaningful improvements in the incomes of American families through higher wages and more and better paying American jobs.