The Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) sends an annual report to Congress that flags problems with the federal government’s tax colle
As if filing federal tax returns weren’t already confusing enough, some lawmakers are considering retroactive changes in the tax code that would apply to 2018.
WASHINGTON -- The Concord Coalition expressed deep concern today over new Congressional Budget Office (CBO) projections that show federal deficit
On Facing the Future, economist Brian Gottlob joined the most recent program to discuss demographic trends, budget de
The Mountineer published this guest column based on a recent blog post by Steve Winn, communications director for The Concord Coalition.
A last-minute Republican plan to extend certain tax breaks and create some new ones appears to face dim prospects this month.
It didn’t take long for reality to sour the victory celebrations of Wisconsin’s winning congressional candidates.
Having entered the White House in the midst of the Great Recession, then President Obama spent much of his time in office trying to deal with the weakened economy.
Returning to Washington this week, Congress and President Trump face a pile of leftover budget work that they should try to complete with a greater sense of fiscal responsibility than the
The Treasury Department’s final report for Fiscal Year 2018, showing a 17 percent ($113 billion) jump in the deficit, has drawn new attention to the nation’s worsening fiscal position and