Monday, February 21, 2005
- Headaches, unnecessary complexity, and burdens that taxpayers -- both individuals and businesses -- face because of the existing system
- Aspects of the tax system that are unfair
- Specific examples of how the tax code distorts important business or personal decisions
- Goals that the Panel should try to achieve as it evaluates the existing tax system and recommends options for reform
At this point, the Panel is not asking for specific proposals.
Information on how to submit comments as well as details on the required format for comments are available here. Comments submitted in connection with this first request must be received by the Panel no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 18. All comments submitted will be made available to the public.
The second meeting of the Panel is scheduled for March 3 at 9:30 a.m. at the Jack Morton Auditorium, Media and Public Affairs Building, The George Washington University, 805 21st Street, NW., Washington, DC 20052: