Economic consequences of tax reform on agricultural investment

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StatementRoger Conway ... [et al.].
SeriesTechnical bulletin -- no. 1741., Technical bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 1741.
ContributionsConway, Roger K., United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.
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Paginationiii, 43 p. :
Number of Pages43
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The investment effects of five major tax proposals and the Tax Reform Act of 1 are examined by combining an econometrically estimated investment function with the cost of capital associated with each proposal. All the tax proposals increase the cost of capital and amplify current decreases in agricultural capital by: 1.

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Politically plausible well-crafted major tax reform had the potential to increase long-run gross domestic product (GDP) – economic output – by about 10 percent. The tax legislation. USDA Economic Research Service documented the expected benefits of the tax reform in its June publication “Estimated Effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on Farms and Farm Households.” Many of the pass-through business provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

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It focuses on domestic and international consequences of revenue-neutral conversions between income and value-added tax by: A revised, updated version of this Commentary was posted after the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. See The Economic Consequences of Tax Reform Revisited.

Media reporting on the economic consequences of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act now in conference is short on facts and long on polemics. The new law will reduce federal revenues by significant amounts, even after allowing for the impact on economic growth.

It will make the distribution of after-tax income more unequal. If. [© Brookings Institution] The tax system profoundly affects countless aspects of private behavior. It is a powerful policy influence on the distribution of income and it is the one aspect of government that almost every citizen cannot avoid.

With tax reform high on the political agenda, this book brings together studies of leading tax economists and lawyers to assess the various reform Cited by: The objective of excise taxation is to place the burden of paying the tax on the consumer. A good example of this use of excise taxes is the gasoline excise tax.

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For businesses, many of the revenue raisers are front-loaded. Individuals and pass-through businesses are likely to wait until the end of to understand their tax liability under the new law. Working papers from the Economics Department of the OECD that cover the full range of the Department’s work including the economic situation, policy analysis and projections; fiscal policy, public expenditure and taxation; and structural issues including ageing, growth and productivity, migration, environment, human capital, housing, trade and investment, labour markets, regulatory reform Cited by:   The greatest achievement of this tax reform is, of course, the thing that we talked most about ex-ante: the stunning wage growth.

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The Economic Effects of the Tax Reform Act of ALAN J. AUERBACH. University of California, Berkeley and NBER and. JOEL SLEMROD. University of Michigan and NBER.

U7e are grateful to Louzs Kaplow, Randall Manger, Al~nn Warren, partzczpants zn tlze NYU. Colloquzum on Tax Poltcy and Publzc Fznance and especzally, Eugene Steuerle and two. Comprehensive tax reform rests foremost on two pillars: middle class tax cuts and reforms to induce stronger economic growth.

Even if the reported estimates are high by a factor of 2, they still suggest about a 5 percentage increase in GDP from reform conforming to the essentials of the framework.

Read the full-text online edition of Economic Effects of Fundamental Tax Reform (). Conference participants listened to twelve papers and the responses of twelve discussants who addressed the probable effects of tax reform on economic growth, saving, labor supply, health insurance, housing, charitable giving, financial institutions.

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While nearly all of the farm household income from nonfarm sources and most farm business income are taxed under the individual income tax structure, this does not imply that reform of the corporate tax structure would have no impact on agriculture.

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