Legislation

Jenkins, Lewis Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Redesign the IRS

March 26, 2018 — Legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Lynn Jenkins (R-KS) and Ranking Member John Lewis (D-GA) released a discussion draft entitled “The Taxpayer First Act.” This bipartisan legislation will propose ways to redesign the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for the first time since 1998. Chairman Jenkins said:

SIGNED INTO LAW: Relief for Hurricane Victims is On the Way

September 29, 2017 — Legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, President Trump signed into law the Disaster Tax Relief and Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2017 (H.R.3823), House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady’s (R-TX) legislation to deliver targeted tax relief to the victims of Hurricanes ...

Equal Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2015

March 15, 2016 — Legislation

The Equal Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2015 (H.R. 711), introduced by Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA), reforms the Social Security Act by replacing an unfair formula for calculating benefits – known as the Windfall Elimination Provision — with a new, fairer formula that treats teachers, police officers, firefighters, and other ...