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 Tax Policy

 
The Office of Tax Policy develops and implements tax policies and programs, reviews regulations and rulings to administer the Internal Revenue Code, negotiates tax treaties, provides economic and legal policy analysis for domestic and international tax policy decisions, and provides estimates for the President's budget, fiscal policy decisions, and cash management decisions.
 

The Greenbook and Tax Expenditures  

 
The Greenbook: General Explanations of the Administration's Revenue Proposals
To accompany the Administration's Budget, Treasury releases the "Greenbook," which provides an explanation of the Administration's revenue proposals.
Tax Expenditures
Tax Expenditures describe revenue losses attributable to provisions of Federal tax laws which allow a special exclusion, exemption, or deduction from gross income or which provide a special credit, a preferential rate of tax, or a deferral of tax liability. These exceptions are often viewed as alternatives to other policy instruments, such as spending or regulatory programs.

 

 

 

Tax Analysis and Research

Analyses and estimates of the effects of existing tax law and of proposed tax programs, analytical reports, background papers, and the Office of Tax Analysis working paper series.

 
For help with paying your taxes, tax regulations, and other administrative guidance, please visit the Internal Revenue Service at http://www.irs.gov.
 
Last Updated: 9/25/2014 1:20 PM