Tag: tax reform

Two New Excise Taxes That Could Impact Higher Ed

February 13, 2018 10:00 am

This is the second in a series of blog posts contributed by John Graham, vice president and regional director of compliance research at Sibson Consulting. Since the new tax bill was passed, we’ve received a number of questions as to how the legislation affects higher education and its employees. To help answer these questions, we’ve... View Article

Senate Passes Historic Tax Bill

December 5, 2017 2:50 pm

On December 2, the Senate passed its U.S. tax code rewrite legislation, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, by a vote of 51-49. Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) joined all Senate Democrats in voting against the bill. The House passed its own version of tax reform, by a vote of 227-205 with 13 Republicans voting with... View Article

Congress Looks to Tackle Tax Reform

October 9, 2017 9:30 am

The White House and congressional Republicans began the year with an aggressive agenda that included two planned budget reconciliation votes — one involving reform of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the other involving reform of the tax code. With ACA reform efforts stalled for now, Congress has pivoted its focus to tax reform. Tax... View Article