Paulson pushes for corporate tax cuts despite political climate

Swanson, Ian
July 2007
Hill;7/27/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 92, p10
The article reports on the effort of U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson to lower the country's corporate tax rate. Paulson launched his effort during the one-day tax conference organized by the Treasury Department and related that the existing tax rate is stifling investments and hurting U.S. workers. Meanwhile, conservative leader Grover Norquist related that Paulson's announcement has instigated a policy discussion that could yield positive results in future corporate tax debates.


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