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The GOP tax bill that's in committee would be a 'significant' violation of the Senate's Byrd rule, says the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget. (Photo: Shutterstock)

The tax bill currently being marked up by the House Ways and Means Committee would not satisfy the so-called Byrd rule in the Senate, according to the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, a bipartisan think tank that advocates for deficit-neutral tax reform.

Nick Thornton

Nick Thornton is a financial writer covering retirement and health care issues for BenefitsPRO and ALM Media. He greatly enjoys learning from the vast minds in the legal, academic, advisory and money management communities when covering the retirement space. He's also written on international marketing trends, financial institution risk management, defense and energy issues, the restaurant industry in New York City, surfing, cigars, rum, travel, and fishing. When not writing, he's pushing into some land or water.

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