“Big corporations have rigged the system to promote their self-interest over the interest of everyday Americans, and they will oppose the Build Back Better agenda to protect the status quo,” said Kyle Herrig, president of Accountable.US. “We need a strong and sustainable economy that works for everyone, not just powerful corporations, millionaires and the well-connected, and that means making big corporations pay their fair share. Lawmakers can rest assured the public is behind them as they ask corporations that have banked billions in tax breaks from the last administration to help lower costs for working- and middle-class families.”
Today, Accountable.US also released a report finding a group of major corporations that have already spoken out and/or lobbied against the tax provisions in President Biden’s Build Back Better blueprint have sordid histories of tax avoidance and tax schemes, amounting to billions of dollars in lost federal revenue.
Read the full analysis of AAN’s funding HERE.
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