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  • How the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will impact VA-01
    Posted in Press Releases on November 16, 2017 | Preview rr
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    Friend- This week the House is on the verge of passing historic tax relief for the first time in decades! Our tax code is far too complex and burdensome, and the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is Congress’ solution. It will deliver much-needed tax relief to families, help our job creators compete and win here at home and around the world, and make the tax code simpler and fairer for all Americans. It will fuel economic growth – leading to more jobs, fairer taxes, and bigger paychecks for Virginians. Here... Read more

  • Wittman Votes for Tax Relief
    Posted in Press Releases on November 16, 2017 | Preview rr
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    Wittman Votes for Tax Relief WASHINGTON – Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-1) released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 1, The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “This is our window of opportunity; our once-in-a-generation opportunity to pass real reform for the American people. I was proud to cast my vote in favor of a plan that means bigger paychecks, fairer taxes, and more jobs for my constituents. This pro-family, pro-growth plan for tax reform was inspired by hardworking men and women ... Read more

  • Tax Relief: A Charge and Response
    Posted in Press Releases on November 13, 2017 | Preview rr
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    Friend- Our current tax system is broken and we in Congress finally have the opportunity to help American families. I have been all across the First District of Virginia hearing stories from families, farmers, and small business owners about how our tax code is too confusing and extremely expensive. Last week, the Ways and Means Committee introduced a tax relief bill called the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is Congress’ answer to the American people. It will deliver much-neede... Read more

  • Tax Reform: What they're saying
    Posted in Press Releases on November 9, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Friend- This is a historic time for Americans. We are on the verge of reforming our far too outdated and complex tax code for the first time in decades. As I’ve been all across our district, I hear from small business owners and families burdened by the cost of and time spent complying with our overwhelming tax code each year. Last week, the House Ways and Means Committee released the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. This tax reform legislation provides relief for working-class Americans, allowing them to... Read more

  • Tune in today at 2:30PM: The Faces of Tax Reform
    Posted in Press Releases on November 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Dear Friend- If you want to see the face of tax reform, look to America’s First District. This afternoon, House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers will join me in Fredericksburg while on her “Faces of Tax Reform” tour. I'll be live streaming the event on my Facebook Page. Be sure to tune in at 2:30PM! Make sure to check out my latest blog post below on how tax reform will help working class families and small businesses in Virginia's First District. It's an honor to serve you and... Read more

  • Wittman Statement on Tax Reform Proposal
    Posted in Press Releases on November 2, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Wittman Statement on Tax Reform Proposal WASHINGTON - Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-1) released the following statement in response to the introduction of the tax reform proposal released by the House Committee on Ways and Means: “Throughout this tax reform process, I am committed to making sure we help our small businesses and working-class families. It is time for Congress to deliver a tax reform plan that will give our economy the boost it so desperately needs. This proposal simplifies our bro... Read more

  • Rep. Rob Wittman, Conference Chair McMorris Rodgers to Host Tax Reform Round table on Friday
    Posted in Press Releases on November 1, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Rep. Rob Wittman, Conference Chair McMorris Rodgers to Host Tax Reform Round table on Friday Media are invited to attend FREDERICKSBURG - Representative Rob Wittman (R-VA) and House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) are hosting a tax reform roundtable on Friday, Nov. 3 to hear directly from local Fredericksburg families about how tax reform means more jobs, fairer taxes, and bigger paychecks for them and the people in their community. The roundtable is part of a larger e... Read more

  • Survey: How would you fix the tax code?
    Posted in Press Releases on October 4, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Friend- Last week, officials from the Trump Administration and leaders from the House and Senate released the Unified Framework for Fixing Our Broken Tax Code. This new plan, while not legislation yet, sets the stage for both chambers of Congress to get to work on turning the framework into a bill that will deliver on our promise to the American people. Right now, we have a real opportunity to provide relief for American families and businesses. The current tax code leaves our businesses at a di... Read more

  • Weekly Update: A Window of Opportunity
    Posted in Weekly Updates on October 2, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    A Window of Opportunity By Rob Wittman September 30, 2017 A window of opportunity is a small amount of time to meet a challenge where an otherwise unattainable solution exists. A time where what was once only imaginable becomes achievable; I believe that window is open now for tax reform. This is an issue that members on both sides of the aisle can agree on: our tax code is a mess. It costs more and more each year just to do your taxes, let alone pay them. The tax code is too complicated and con... Read more

  • Wittman Supports Framework for Tax Reform
    Posted in Press Releases on September 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    WASHINGTON – Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-1) released the following statement on the Republican’s framework for unified tax reform: “Right now we have a real opportunity to provide relief for American families and businesses. The current tax code leaves our businesses at a disadvantage and penalizes investment in our economy—this must change. This new framework released today shows the American people that we hear them loud and clear: we need a tax code that is simple, fair, and creates jobs. I b... Read more

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