Search Results for Press Release, Tax and Budget

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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.

  • Survey Manufacturers Reject Presidents Tax Plan

    09 March 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Manufacturers reject President Obama’s latest budget proposal that would increase estate taxes on small and medium-sized businesses, according to the latest National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)/IndustryWeek Survey of Manufacturers.

  • Manufacturers: Punitive Budget Will Hurt Economy

    02 February 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons released this statement on President Obama’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2016.

  • Timmons: Manufacturing as Resilient and Robust as Ever

    02 February 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons delivered the 2015 State of Manufacturing Address before students, faculty and local manufacturing leaders at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind., today.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • House Moves to Make Investment Incentive a Permanent Part of the Tax Code

    11 July 2014 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., July 11, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers NAM Vice President of Tax and Domestic Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman issued this statement after the House passed H.R. 4718, legislation to make permanent 50 percent expensing, also known as –bonus depreciation.

  • 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:

  • Manufacturing the Comeback for the American Economy

    25 February 2014 | Press Release

    Houston, Texas, February 25, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons delivered the annual State of Manufacturing address today in Houston, Texas, one of the manufacturing community's most vibrant economic centers. Speaking at the Greater Houston Partnership's Thought Leader Series, Timmons discussed the unique opportunities and challenges facing the manufacturing economy and the solutions that will bolster the manufacturing industry's economic strength nationwide and throughout the world.

  • Manufacturers: A Year for Action Must Translate to a Year for Growth

    28 January 2014 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued this statement in response to President Obama's State of the Union address tonight: