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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Whither Tax Reform?

by Alvin Rabushkavia Hoover Daily Report
Wednesday, April 4, 2001

The Bush plan, even after its full enactment, will still leave the incredibly complicated nightmare of the federal income tax largely in place. Let us hope that, once President Bush can claim victory for his tax cut, he will turn his attention to real tax reform in the coming years, emulating President Putin’s bold vision of a low, simple, flat tax.