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General Inquiry
Please note: The staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation serves as a nonpartisan tax policy and revenue estimating resource to the Congress as it considers changes to tax policy. Our staff does not make policy. To share your views on tax policy or pending legislation, please contact your congressional delegation. For more information, please see the following article:
Joint Committee Role in the Tax Legislative Process


Career Inquiry

Document Inquiry
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Procedures for Congressional Members requesting revenue estimates from the Joint Committee on Taxation are as follows:

  1. Address requests to:
    Thomas A. Barthold, Chief of Staff
    Joint Committee on Taxation
    1625 Longworth House Office Building
    Washington, DC  20515
  2. Request must be submitted on Member’s letterhead and signed by the Member.
  3. Reference the subject and provide any supporting bills or documentation relating to the proposal for which the request is being submitted.  A proposal need not have been introduced as a bill but must include sufficient detail for a revenue estimate to be prepared.  Questions concerning whether proposals are sufficiently detailed should be directed to the Joint Committee’s main office at Extension 5-3621.
  4. List the name and contact information of the person in the Member’s office handling the request.

Requests may also be sent via interoffice mail, hand carried directly to Room 1625 of the Longworth House Office Building, or faxed to 5-0832 (please follow-up with “hard-copy” originals).


The Joint Committee on Taxation can be contacted at the following address and phone number:

The Joint Committee on Taxation
1625 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC. 20515
Main Office: (202) 225‑3621