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House Passes Bill to Extend Parts of TCJA

The Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act is a commonsense and bipartisan bill that extends key tax provisions.

February 16, 2024 — Eric Maus 1708115613

IRS Errs in Moving its Own Tax Preparation System Forward

The Direct File program is another step in the IRS expanding its authority.

January 24, 2024 — Eric Maus 1706132956

CCAGW Urges Missouri Legislators to Support House Bill 2057

HB 2057 would clarify that municipalities may not impose franchise fees on online streaming services. 

CCAGW Joins Coalition Supporting Pro-Growth Tax Legislation

Congress should start the new year with legislation that helps get our economy back on track.

The IRS Moves Ahead With Confusing and Burdensome 1099-K Form

Restoring the previous 1099-K threshold would save taxpayers from unnecessary paperwork and greater confusion.

December 21, 2023 — Eric Maus 1703200531

CCAGW Celebrates a Year of Victories

2023 saw Council for Citizens Against Government Waste secure another round of legislative wins in Congress and the states

December 12, 2023 — Alec Mena 1702408901

Council for Citizens Against Government Waste State Ballot Measure Guide

CCAGW has taken a position on six measures on state ballots this November. 

November 3, 2023 — Alec Mena 1699032794

IRS Survey on Tax Preparation Software Misleads Taxpayers

The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration finds fault with design and results of IRS's new direct file system survey.

November 2, 2023 — Deborah Collier 1698938680

CA Legislature and Gov. Newsom Should Reject Raising Taxes to Subsidize Strikers

SB 799 would extend unemployment benefits to workers on strike, delay the state's debt repayment, and raise payroll tax rates.

September 8, 2023 — Alec Mena 1694204990

Congress Should Permanently Maintain Higher 1099-K Reporting Requirements

A higher 1099-K threshold would protect taxpayers from higher taxes, more audits, and complicated paperwork. 

July 27, 2023 — Eric Maus 1690478254

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