TITLE

Taxes Can Keep America Free

AUTHOR(S)
T. R. B.
PUB. DATE
May 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;5/5/41, Vol. 104 Issue 18, p631
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Analyses the U.S. tax bill now under consideration by the House Ways and Means Committee. Grim chances of passage of the bill; Sending of a tax schedule to the Congress by the U.S. Department of Treasury to increase federal revenues nearly $3,500,000,000 a year; Suggestion that U.S. citizens must tax themselves for an all aid to Great Britain and for national defense; Criticism of the bill for neglecting the social concern of the country; Contention that it is a shock-the-poor tax bill; Argument that the bill is a drastic plan for collecting two to six times as much income tax from the taxpayer in the low and middle brackets.
ACCESSION #
14707302

 

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