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Fixing Tax Code is a Priority For Paul Ryan; House Republicans Unveil Plan to Keep the Highway Trust Fund Going; NYT Blames IRS Scandals on Budget - Late Edition July 9

by Jihun Han / /

Today's Taxpayer News!

If Congressman Paul Ryan could fix just one issue in Congress, it would be the tax code. Simplifying the tax code will bring jobs back to the United States, according to Rep. Ryan. Read what the congressman wrote!

Republicans in the House have proposed a $10 billion infusion to the Highway Trust Fund before it expires in September. The House would offset the revenue costs by delaying contributions to employee pension plans. Read here for more!

A New York Times editorial looks to blame budget reductions for the IRS’ foibles. Yet, the agency's role in Obamacare enforcement would seem far more resource consuming...