Sen. Wyden Calls For GAO To Study Tax Bill's Impact

Law360 (February 7, 2018, 7:17 PM EST) -- The top Democrat on the U.S. Senate Finance Committee, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., on Wednesday called for the Government Accountability Office to investigate the impact of the recent federal tax cut legislation, claiming it’s more of a boon for wealthy executives and corporations than middle-income workers.

Benefits passed on to workers by companies as a result of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, P.L. 115-97, have been dwarfed by benefits for executives and shareholders, Wyden said in a letter to the GAO. An example Wyden used was...
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