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Bowles-Simpson

Individual Taxes: TaxVox
On Friday, congressional Democrats released the results of a new analysis of base-broadening, rate-cutting tax reform by the Joint Committee on Taxation. For reformers everywhere the results seemed exceedingly grim: By eliminating all deductions, Congress could reduce tax rates by only a puny 4
October 15, 2012Howard Gleckman
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson, co-chairs of President Obama’s Deficit Commission, have released a “ Chairmen’s Mark ,” a broad plan to reduce the federal deficit by cutting spending and raising taxes. The plan includes various options that would impose different changes on the tax side of the
November 12, 2010TPC