White House Tax Reform: The TaxStringer's Recommended Reading List for CPAs

Keith Lazarus
Published Date:
Mar 27, 2017
taxreformThe Trump Administration promised federal tax reform legislation within 100 days of the president's first term. In an effort to keep TaxStringer readers apprised of federal tax reform developments, the editors have compiled the following list of articles from trustworthy sources that will be updated on a regular basis.

February 6, 2018

February 5, 2018
Here’s the Trump Tax Loophole Your Accountant Can Blow Wide Open, Bloomberg L.P

January 12, 2018
Tax Reform Isn’t Over – Here Come the States, Forbes Media, LLC

January 4, 2018
Tax Reform Changes to Recharacterizations and Roth IRA 2018 Contribution Limits, Forbes Media, LLC

December 29, 2017
IRS Works on Withholding Guidance for Tax Reform Law, SourceMedia

December 22, 2017
Trump Signs $1.5 Trillion Tax Cut in First Major Legislative Win, Bloomberg L.P.

December 20, 2017
34 Things You Need to Know About the Incoming Tax Law, CNNMoney

The $1.5 Trillion Tax Overhaul is Headed for President Trump’s Signature, Time Inc.

What’s in the GOP’s Final Tax Plan, CNNMoney

December 19, 2017
U.S. House Approves Biggest Tax Overhaul in 30 Years, Senate Next, Thomson Reuters

How the Tax Plan Affects Business: Everything You Need to Know, Dow Jones & Company, Inc.

December 17, 2017
What The 2018 Tax Brackets, Standard Deductions And More Look Like Under Tax Reform, Forbes Media LLC

December 13, 2017
Republicans in House and Senate Strike a Deal on Tax Bill, CNN

December 7, 2017
Tax Debate Update: The Struggle for 20%, SourceMedia

December 2, 2017
Senate Republicans Pass Sweeping Tax Bill, New York Times

November 16, 2017

 U.S. House of Representatives Approves Tax Overhaul, Shifts Fight to Senate, Thomson Reuters

November 16, 2017
Senate Markup Would Make Individual Tax Cuts Temporary, Corporate Tax Cuts Permanent,
 Forbes LLC 

November 9, 2017
Senate Tax Plan Diverges from House Version, Highlighting Political Pressures, The New York Times

November 2, 2017
Republicans Release Tax Plan, Cutting Corporate and Middle-Class Taxes, The New York Times

October 26, 2017
U.S. House Passes Budget Plan, Paving Way for Tax Cut LegislationThomson Reuters

October 23, 2017
Trump Says There Won’t Be 401 (k) Changes Under His Tax Plan, Bloomberg L.P.

October 20, 2017
Paul Ryan: House GOP Will Propose a New Top Tax Rate for the Rich, CNN Money

September 27, 2017
Details of GOP Tax Reform Framework Revealed, CNN Money

September 14, 2017
Trumping the IRS: Could the Timing Be Right for Bitcoin Tax Reform?, CoinDesk

July 24, 2017
2017 Tax Reform: House Speaker Ryan Offers Tax Reform Preview; No Mention of BAT, Thomson Reuters

July 24, 2017
How Tax Reform Could Change Your 401 (k) Tax Break, CNNMoney

July 21, 2017
House Budget Committee Approves Tax Reform Vehicle, Wolters Kluwer 

July 12, 2017
20% of Taxpayers Could Pay More Under Trump Tax Reform, Says New Analysis, CNNMoney

July 11, 2017
White House Committed to Tax Reform This Year, Mnuchin Says, CCH Incorporated

July 7, 2017
Tax Reform May Harbor Some Surprises for Non-Profit Boards, Penton

June 27, 2017
U.S. Republican Tax Code Revamp Hits House Budget Obstacle, Thomson Reuters

June 22, 2017
IRS Supports Tax Reform that Simplifies Tax Code, Koskinen Says, CCH Incorporated

June 19, 2017
Republicans Debating Remedies for Corporate Tax Avoidance, Thomson Reuters

June 9, 2017
White House, Congress Republicans Nearing Key Tax Overhaul Decisions, Thomson Reuters

May 31, 2017
Three Key Questions About Corporate Tax Reform, CFO.com

May 22, 2017
German Central Bank Warns Trump's Tax Reform Would Hurt U.S. Economy, Wall Street Journal (Login required.)

May 19, 2017

Ways and Means Holds Full Committee Hearing on Tax Reform, CCH Incorporated

May 3, 2017
Tax-Writing Chairmen Seek Unified Tax Reform Plan, CCH Incorporated

April 27, 2017
Trump's 15% Business Tax Is Lowest for Big Economy, CNNMoney

Trump's Tax Plan Won't Affect 401(k) Deductions, White House Says After Confusion, CNBC

Smart Tax Reform Could Save the Flailing Trump Presidency, Slate

How Trump's Tax Plan May Affect Your 401(k), MarketWatch

5 Hurdles to the Adoption of Trump's Tax Plan This Year, The New York Times

Trump's Tax Plan May Reignite One of the Most Popular Trades of the Bull Market, CNBC

House Is on '80% Common Ground' with Trump on Taxes, Ways and Means Chair Brady Says, CNBC

Trump's Plan to Slash Business Taxes Seen as 'Guidepost' by Congressional Republicans, Reuters

Chances the Trump Tax Proposal Gets Through Congress? 'Slim-to-None,' CNN

April 26, 2017
Trump's Tax Plan Could Be Painful for Capital Region Residents, TimesUnion

Trump's Massive Tax Plan: One Page, Many Unanswered Questions, Bloomberg

Trump's Tax Plan Could Be Painful for New York, New Jersey, and California, Bloomberg

Trump, in New Tax Plan, Promises to Do What Reagan Couldn't, Washington Post

Trump Tax Plan Sets Up Trade-Offs for Industries, Wall Street Journal (Login required.)

The 7 Key Elements of the White House Tax Plan, The New York Times

White House Proposes Slashing Tax Rates for Individuals and Businesses, The New York Times

Trump's 15% Corporate Tax Play May Just Be His Opening Gambit, Bloomberg

April 24, 2017
Is Donald Trump About to Change Your 401(k)'s Biggest Tax Break? USA Today

April 20, 2017
Mnuchin Says Tax Overhaul Will Happen by Year’s End, Bloomberg L.P.

Trump Taxes: President Scraps Tax Plan, Timetable Threatened, ABC News Internet

Tax Reform Won’t Change 2017’s Requirements for Estimated Payments, Sift Media

7 Key Points to Follow with Trump’s Tax Reform, Forbes LLC

April 7, 2017
U.S. House Tax Committee Plans Public Hearings on Tax Overhaul, Thomson Reuters

March 30, 2017
How Trump's Tax Overhaul Could Affect Your 401(k), Fox Business

Tax Reform: Five Headlines You’re Sure to Read, Forbes Media LLC

Survey: Americans Want Tax Reform That Raises Revenue, USA TODAY

March 28, 2017
Opinion: And Now for Something Easy, Like Tax Reform, Roll Call 

March 27, 2017

Tax Reform Could Be a Back Door for Another Republican Obamacare Repeal Attempt, Marketwatch, Inc.

Trump's Take on Corporate Tax Rate Could Look Very Much Like Obama's, New York Times DealBook
States May Eye Health Care Flop as Harbinger on Tax Reform, Bloomberg BNA

GOP Eyes Tax Overhaul--And Lessons From Health-Care Failure, Bloomberg

White House Threatens to Bypass Hardline Conservatives on Tax Reform, CNBC LLC

March 26, 2017
Dealt a Defeat, Republicans Set Their Sights on Major Tax Cuts,
New York Times

March 24, 2017
Steven Mnuchin: Trump’s New Tax Reform Plan Coming ‘Very Soon,’ CNN Money

March 20, 2017
Trump Says He May Want A 0% Tax Rate, CNN

Will GOP Tax Plan Hurt 401(k) Savers? Penton

March 15, 2017
 6 Reasons Tax Reform May Not Happen This Year, CNN

Feb. 24, 2017
Did Someone Say 'Tax Code Rewrite'? Lobbyists Scramble, The New York Times

Feb. 23, 2017
Mnuchin Promises Tax Reform Will Pass by August, CNN

Feb. 17, 2017
How Federal Tax Reform Could Affect States, Forbes LLC 

Tax Reform: How Would the GOP Handle a $1.2 trillion loss? CNN 

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