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  • U.S. Tax System Is Holding Us Back

    13 April 2015 | Press Release

    A white paper released today by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI) Foundation highlights that the U.S. corporate tax system is a drag on manufacturers’ global competitiveness.

  • President's Call for Pro-Trade Policies Promising Sign for Manufacturers

    20 January 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    The analysis of a study commissioned by the NAM focuses on the macroeconomic impact of five policy changes: a maximum corporate tax rate of 25 percent; a globally competitive international territorial tax system; full expensing for capital equipment; an enhanced and permanent policy toward research and development; and parallel changes for non-corporate pass-through businesses.

  • A Missed Opportunity

    15 January 2015 | Webpage

    This study takes a close look at the economic impact of enacting a five-pronged pro-growth tax package and concludes that the lack of action on pro-growth tax reform is costing the U.S. economy in terms of slower growth in GDP, investment and employment.

  • Doing Nothing Costs Us Something

    15 January 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    The analysis of a study commissioned by the NAM focuses on the macroeconomic impact of five policy changes: a maximum corporate tax rate of 25 percent; a globally competitive international territorial tax system; full expensing for capital equipment; an enhanced and permanent policy toward research and development; and parallel changes for non-corporate pass-through businesses.

  • Extension of Tax Provisions Critical for Economy

    16 December 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Following House and Senate passage of the Tax Increase Prevention Act (H.R. 5771), National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Tax and Domestic Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman issued a statement.

  • Gridlock or Growth: Congress Must Act on Tax Extenders

    03 December 2014 | Video

    Watch these clips for a better understanding the impact and need for tax extenders from multiple perspectives.

  • Coalition Representing Entire U.S. Economy Calls for Extension of Temporary Tax Provisions

    18 November 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    More than 500 organizations representing millions of individuals, businesses of all sizes and community development and nonprofit organizations delivered a letter to Congress today urging policymakers to work together during the lame-duck session to extend seamlessly, enhance or make permanent expired and expiring tax provisions that are critically important to U.S. jobs and the broader economy.

  • Manufacturers: Passage of Permanent RD Credit a Step Forward for Innovation

    09 May 2014 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued this statement congratulating the House of Representatives for passing H.R. 4438, the American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014, which would enact a stronger, permanent research and development (R&D) tax credit:

  • New NAM Poll Says Voters Want Candidates Who Support a Simpler Tax Code

    14 April 2014 | Press Release

    New NAM Poll Says Voters Want Candidates Who Support a Simpler Tax CodeIssue Will Be a Key Decision Point in Upcoming Election In advance of Tax Day, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is drawing attention to how significant tax

  • Tax Increases in Presidents Budget Block Growth

    04 March 2014 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., March 4, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued this statement in response to the release of the President's budget for fiscal year 2015:

  • Economic Growth Depends on Comprehensive Tax Reform

    26 February 2014 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., February 26, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Tax and Domestic Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman issued this statement in response to House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp's (R-MI) release today of a discussion draft on comprehensive tax reform:

  • Presidents Energy Savings and Performance-Based Contracting Investment Initiative Is Success

    19 December 2013 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., December 19, 2013 – President Obama's Energy Savings and Performance-Based Contracting Investment Initiative to create $2 billion in energy savings is a success and should be expanded to five years and $5 billion, according to a report released today.