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But many economists, including the government’s own nonpartisan scorekeepers, dispute the notion that workers will get much of the gains from corporate tax reform, which President Trump signed into law on Friday.
Congress’s official tax scorekeeper found that the plan would add more than $1 trillion to the deficit over 10 years, even after economic growth is taken into account.
Despite Trump's optimism about the economic growth the tax cut will create, however, the nonpartisan scorekeeper in Congress said the bill would cut revenues by $1.5 trillion over the next 10 years, but only raise one-third of that in new growth.
That would leave a 10-year revenue loss of roughly $1 trillion, said the JCT, Congress’s official scorekeeper on tax legislation.
The Joint Committee on Taxation, the official congressional scorekeeper, estimates every income group would receive an average tax cut next year.
Congress's official tax scorekeeper found that the plan would add more than $1 trillion to the deficit over 10 years, even after economic growth is taken into account.
Other reviews of various iterations of the Republican tax bill, including one by the Joint Committee on Taxation, Congress’s budget scorekeeper, pegged the economic growth to be anywhere from one-third to one-tenth of the Tax Foundation’s forecasts.
Despite a congressional scorekeeper estimating the tax cuts will increase the budget deficit by more than $1.4 trillion over the decade, Vukmir said the tax bill will pay for itself through economic growth.
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