For the first time since the 1980s, the United States overhauled its tax structure in 2017, with Congress slashing the top corporate tax rate to 21% from 35% and making additional reforms to improve US investment. In this brief but substantive report, Boston Consulting Group professionals dissect pieces of the tax legislation and assess their effects on corporate behavior, particularly in M&A, asset positioning and value creation. getAbstract recommends this expert study to executives and investors who want to understand more thoroughly the ramifications of US tax reform.
In this summary, you will learn
- What provisions of the 2017 US tax reform package could have the greatest impacts on businesses,
- How the changes could affect corporate behavior and
- How executives might deploy capital under the new laws.
About the Authors
Eric Wick et al. are professionals with the Boston Consulting Group.