Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Offset Options

This page contains all of our published blogs and papers including lists of savings options that Congress could consider for deficit reduction, or to offset the cost of spending increases or tax cuts.

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VA Cap Adjustment Could Cost Over $55 Billion

The VA MISSION Act that passed both Houses of Congress last month may get
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Oct 13, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Options to Help Pay for the Big Six Tax Reform Framework

The unified framework for tax reform released by the White Hous
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Jun 15, 2017 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Options to Help Pay For the Trump Tax Plan

President Trump's tax reform proposal could cost $5.5 trillion over 10 years, but many of the details that might bring the price tag down have not
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Options to Replace the ACA Cadillac Tax

As policymakers debate repealing and replacing the Afford

CBO Releases 2016 Budget Options

The Congressional Budget Office released a report Options for Reducing the Deficit: 2017 to 202
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Nov 23, 2015 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

The PREP Plan: Paying for the Tax Extenders to Set Up Tax Reform

Before the end of the year, Congress will again consider renewal of the “tax extenders,” a collection of more than 50 expired tax breaks for indivi

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