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Tax Reform: Allow Choice Between Immediate Expensing and Interest Deductibility

Last November, Americans delivered a clear and important message to Washington, D.C.:  Create more American jobs and increase investment in America's aging infrastructure.

While roads, bridges and other public works projects are obviously important, President Trump has wisely recognized that a successful infrastructure policy must also include steps to stimulate private-sector infrastructure investment and job creation.  Accordingly, as President Trump and Congress take steps to modify and reform the tax code, it is important that any changes being considered not undermine these private infrastructure initiatives.

Specifically, many American businesses currently rely on debt to fund infrastructure investments and create new jobs.  Companies of all sizes in a variety of industries,…[more]

April 24, 2017 • 01:54 pm

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