How to think about taxing carried interest

On May 28, the House of Representatives passed a bill that would make a number of significant tax and spending changes. The Senate is expected to vote on the bill shortly. One provision of the bill would increase the tax rate on the carried interest received by managers of equity funds, hedge funds, and others. In this article, we examine the bill’s tax increase on carried interest.1

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Kevin A. Hassett is director of economic policy studies and Alan Viard is a resident scholar at AEI

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