Letters

Treasury Department’s Review of Tax Regulations Pursuant to Executive Order 13789

Summary

SIFMA provided comments to The Honorable Steven Mnuchin, Secretary of the Treasury, with respect to the Treasury Department’s review of recent tax regulations pursuant to Executive Order 13789, issued April 21, 2017. Section 2(a) of Executive Order 13789 requires the Treasury Department, in consultation with the Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, to identify in an interim report to the President all significant tax regulations issued on or after January 1, 2016, that “impose an undue financial burden on United States taxpayers; add undue complexity to the Federal tax laws; or exceed the statutory authority of the Internal Revenue Service.”

See also:
Identifying and Reducing Tax Regulatory Burdens

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Submitted To

Honorable Steven Mnuchin

Submitted By

SIFMA

Committee

Federal Tax Committee

Date

2

June

2017