On Thursday, November 9, the Joint Committee on Taxation (the “JCT”) released a detailed description of the Senate Finance Committee’s version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the “Senate bill”), and on Friday, November 10, the House Ways & … [Read more...] about The Senate Finance Committee’s proposal for tax reform, and how it compares with the bill passed by the House Committee on Ways & Means
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President Donald Trump focused last week on health care reform and the Fiscal Year 2018 Budget proposal, with the skinny budget proposal due to be released this week. President Trump spoke with President Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority on Friday, President Uhuru … [Read more...] about President Trump Welcomes German Chancellor to White House; Senate Finance Committee to Hold Hearing for Robert Lighthizer; Congressional Committees to Focus on Russia and Syria
Last December, the Majority Staff of the Senate Finance Committee invited a select group of experts to participate in discussions regarding the need for reforms to the Stark law, which prohibits physicians and their immediate family members from referring patients to any … [Read more...] about Senate Finance Committee Publishes Report on Stark Law Reform – Are Changes to the Stark Law on the Way?
May 2, 2012, the Senate Finance Committee posted an open letter on its website to the health care sector soliciting industry stakeholder insights on ways to combat fraud, waste, and abuse in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. This letter comes … [Read more...] about Open Letter from Senate Finance Committee Seeks Fraud-Fighting Input
Today Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT) released a staff discussion draft that proposes significant changes to the current tax regime for clean energy and energy efficiency technologies. This draft is one in a series of papers the Chairman has released in the … [Read more...] about Senate Finance Committee Proposes Overhaul of Clean Energy Tax Provisions