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Chairman Dave Camp

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Camp Announces Hearing on Tax Reform and Tax-Favored Retirement Accounts

Apr 17, 2012

Focus of the Hearing:
The hearing will consider the current menu of options for retirement savings – both with respect to employer-based defined contribution plans and with respect to IRAs.  The hearing will explore whether, as part of comprehensive tax reform, various reform options could achieve the three goals of simplification, efficiency, and increasing retirement and financial security for American families. 

Hearing Advisory:
Camp Announces Hearing on Tax Reform and Tax-Favored Retirement Accounts

Witness List:

Dr. Jack VanDerhei
Research Director, Employee Benefit Research Institute
Testimony
(Truth in Testimony)
 
Ms. Judy A. Miller
Chief of Actuarial Issues and Director of Retirement Policy, American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries
Testimony
(Truth in Testimony)

Mr. William Sweetnam
Principal, Groom Law Group
Testimony
(Truth in Testimony)

Mr. David John
Senior Research Fellow in Retirement Security and Financial Institutions, The Heritage Foundation
Testimony
(Truth in Testimony)

Mr. Randy H. Hardock
Partner, Davis & Harman LLP, testifying on behalf of the American Benefits Council
Testimony
(Truth in Testimony)



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