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Paula Dwyer

Corporate-Tax Reform Is Coming. Really.

Even in the age of gridlock, partisans have more reasons to compromise than to preserve a broken system.
Out of business.

Out of business.

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For all the partisan squabbling in this bizarre election year, a consensus has emerged in one important area: The U.S. corporate-tax system is broken.

No matter who wins on Nov. 8, there's surprising agreement that change is coming. To get ready, think tanks are pumping out reform proposals, tax experts are updating their research and Congress is holding hearings.