Tax reform should focus on raising sufficient revenue. It should make the tax system more equitable and efficient. Reforms should:
Reforming business taxes, such as the corporate tax or a tax on the financial industry, should be considered in any effort to raise additional revenue.
States with income taxes should allow credits for taxes paid by their residents to other states so that no taxpayer is subject to double taxation.
The Social Security trust funds represent a compact among generations that must be honored.
AARP supports exempting Social Security’s administrative costs from limitations on discretionary appropriations in the federal budget.
Federal and state licensing standards should require that nursing facilities and assisted living/residential care facilities have well-developed, feasible, and practiced eme
Training should be completed before staff begins working independently with consumers.
People who qualify for MedicaidA joint federal/state program that provides he