Tax Reform

How to Offer Paid Leave Without Imposing a New Tax

By Carrie Lukas and Jim Martin, April 9, 2018 Editor’s Note: Carrie Lukas is the president of Independent Women’s Forum, a nonprofit organization that takes a conservative stance on issues. Jim Martin is founder and chairman of the 60 Plus Association, a conservative nonprofit. The opinions expressed in this commentary are their own. (CNN) Paid…

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Democrat Scheme to Raise Taxes Would Hike Death Tax 100%

1984 Mondale Redux Lost on Democrats Suffering From “Political Amnesia” ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (March 9, 2018) – 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin Friday issued the following statement in response to a Senate Democrat plan to raise taxes by $1 trillion including a doubling of the estate tax: “Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer must…

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Coalition letter in Support of Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Conference Report

by Pete Sepp National Taxpayers Union / December 18, 2017 / Members of Congress: On behalf of the undersigned organizations and our millions of members from across the country, we write in support of the Conference Report to H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). With passage of this historic legislation, Congress will…

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Pelosi, House Democrats Display “Political Desperation” Over Tax Reform Plan

Seniors Leader Warns Heated Rhetoric is “Bound to Backfire” ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (December 6, 2017) – 60 Plus Founder and Chairman James Martin issued the following statement after Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s news conference outside the U.S. Capitol Building Wednesday: “Watching Rep. Nancy Pelosi and her colleagues express their phony concerns for senior citizens Wednesday was like…

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Conservative Seniors Leader Blasts AARP As, “Pathetic”

“No serious person” is buying liberal group’s latest claims ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (December 1, 2017) – 60 Plus Founder and Chairman James Martin Thursday issued the following statement in response to AARP’s November 30 broadside against tax reform legislation moving through the Senate: “AARP’s latest statement against the biggest tax reform effort since the Reagan Administration…

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60 Plus Association Joins Coalition Applauding The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

November 9, 2017 60 Plus Association Joins Coalition Applauding The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Alexandria, VA – Today, 60 Plus Association joined a coalition of over 40 state and national conservative and tax policy organizations applauding the House of Representative for putting forth pro-growth tax reform legislation. In a letter, sent to every member…

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25 Conservative Groups Support the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act”

(November 3rd, 2017) Today, Americans for Tax Reform, along with 24 other conservative groups, released a letter to the Committee on Ways and Means in support of the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.” This pro-growth and pro-family Act will simplify the tax code, reduce taxes for families and businesses, and grow the economy, which will…

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The Outdated U.S. Tax Code

September 6, 2017 The Honorable Kevin Brady 1011 Longworth House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 Dear Congressman Brady, The outdated U.S. tax code, last overhauled more than three decades ago, has rendered American job creators less competitive in the global marketplace, slowed the growth of wages, and discouraged investment in local communities across our country.…

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