Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Economy and Tax Relief

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Apr 21, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) issued the following statement today after the House passed six bills this week to make the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) more accountable, efficient and professional:

Apr 18, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today released the following statement on Tax Day:

“It has been more than a quarter century since comprehensive tax reform was last enacted in Congress.  Yet since the last major tax reform passed in 1986, the Internal Revenue Code has ballooned to a nearly 6,000-page, 4 million-word complicated mess that is five times as long as the Bible with none of the good news.  

Apr 15, 2016 Press Release


WASHINGTON, D.C.  --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), member of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee in the U.S. House of Representatives, urged his fellow lawmakers to oppose allowing the federal government to regulate and tax the Internet. 

Apr 14, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.--- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) has been awarded the 2016 Thomas Jefferson Award for his voting record in favor of pro-growth economic and fiscal policies.  Lance was honored by the International Foodservice Distributors Association, a national organization that supports the 13 million American jobs in the restaurant and food supply chain industries, many of them in New Jersey.   

Apr 6, 2016 Press Release

WESTFIELD, NJ --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement on the Obama Administration’s fiduciary rule: