The Administration has dropped its previous proposal to rescind "check-the-box" international tax rules, created during the Clinton Administration. These rules simplify the U.S. tax treatment of a business that is owned by a U.S. corporation -- helping to maintain a level playing field for worldwide American companies. The briefing papers listed below provide ample justification for maintaining current check-the-box tax rules.

The Importance of the "Check-the-Box" Election in Maintaining a Level Playing Field for Worldwide American Companies

Check-the-Box One Pager

Check-the-Box Briefing Paper

Check-the-Box: Key Points










Facts about Deferral
U.S. tax rules significantly affect the ability of American companies to compete in foreign markets. These rules include a provision known as “deferral,” which is a key pro-competitive international tax rule for American companies. Click Here to Learn More
Did You Know?
Myth: Foreign operations of U.S. companies reduce U.S. jobs and U.S. wages.
Fact: Global demand for American products and services made possible by the foreign operations of U.S. companies benefits the American economy and boosts American living standards.