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Tax Reform Background

IRS Code is found here.


Green Books (The General Explanations of the Administration’s Fiscal Year Revenue Proposals)

Green Book FY 2017

Green Book FY 2016

Green Book FY 2015

Green Book FY 2014

Green Book FY 2013

Joint Committee on Taxation

Blue Books (The General Explanation of Tax Legislation)


113th Congress

112th Congress 


Other Important JCT Documents

Overview of the Federal Tax System 2016

Background on Business Tax Reform (April 2016)

General Explanation of the 1986 Tax Reform Act

Estimates Of Federal Tax Expenditures For Fiscal Years 2015-2019

Committee on Ways and Means

Green Books (Background Material and Data on the Programs within the Jurisdiction of the Committee)



Congressional Budget Office

The Distribution of Major Tax Expenditures in the Individual Income Tax System

Review of the 1986 Tax Reform Act