Trump and a Populist Tax Agenda?

4 Pages Posted: 5 Apr 2017  

Jay A. Soled

Rutgers University

James Alm

Tulane University

Kathleen DeLaney Thomas

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law

Date Written: April 4, 2017

Abstract

In this article, the authors argue that President Trump should urge Congress to institute a carryover tax basis rule for marketable securities applicable upon death.

Keywords: Taxation, Tax Policy, Carryover Basis

JEL Classification: H20, H22, H24, H27, H29, K34

Suggested Citation

Soled, Jay A. and Alm, James and Thomas, Kathleen DeLaney, Trump and a Populist Tax Agenda? (April 4, 2017). Tax Notes, Vol. 154, No. 9, 2017; UNC Legal Studies Research Paper. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2946263

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Kathleen DeLaney Thomas

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