December 17, 2018

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: One Year Later


One year ago, federal lawmakers hastily enacted the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. So rushed was its passage that provisions of the legislative text were scrawled in the margins. Congress passed the law on a party-line vote but there was no such partisan division among the broader public. Polling showed a solid majority of Americans disapproved of the tax bill and believed it was another giveaway to the nation’s wealthiest citizens.

Scroll through the timeline below for an in-depth look at the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act one year later.