Taxes: Overview & Timeline

Notes:
Largest sources of excise tax revenues are: Fuel, Tobacco, Airport, Health Insurance providers, and Alcohol
Largest sources of “other” revenues are: Federal Reserve Deposits, Customs Duties & Fees, and Estate and Gift tax,

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“JCT” refers to the nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation which produces all revenue estimates for Congress.
“CBO” refers to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.
“TPC” refers to the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center.

Current Tax Issues 

Overview of Federal Tax Law

Estate and Gift Tax

Comparison with Other Advanced Economies

Enacted Tax Legislation

International Tax Issues

Taxation and Health Benefits

Misc. Tax Analyses

TAX LEGISLATION TIMELINE