• State of Play: International Tax Policy in the 111th Congress
  • August 30, 2010 | Authors: E. Ray Beeman; Samuel Olchyk
  • Law Firm: Venable LLP - Washington Office
  • The 111th Congress will soon return from its summer recess to complete legislative work around a potentially decisive mid-term election. With international tax policy playing an increasingly prominent role in the debate over economic and budget priorities, we take a look back on international tax policy developments during this Congress, and highlight some key tax legislative trends that have emerged as Congress faces the dawn of a potentially momentous era in tax policy generally and international tax policy in particular. With our “scorecard” of pending international tax proposals below, we also take stock of the suddenly changing international tax landscape.