Newsbytes Podcast: Taxtravaganza Episode

With the House Ways and Means Committee currently considering a major tax overhaul bill and a Senate bill expected to be introduced any day now, tax reform took center stage on this week’s episode of the ABA Newsbytes Podcast. American Bankers Association tax economist Curtis Dubay explains key provisions of the House bill, what’s happened so far in the process and the path forward. He also explains what ABA is reviewing in the bill.

Other news this week includes a proposal from the Appraisal Qualifications Board that is expected to ease the rural appraiser shortage over time and a recap of the Fed’s latest quarterly survey on bank lending decisions.

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In this episode:

Curtis Dubay
Senior Economist

Evan Sparks
ABA Banking Journal

Shaun Kern
Senior Counsel
ABA Office of Regulatory Policy