October 19, 2011
FLAT'S GOOD, CONSUMPTION'S BETTER:Perry Pitches Upcoming Flat Tax Plan (John McCormick, 10/19/11, Bloomberg)
Texas Governor Rick Perry said today he intends to offer a flat-tax plan soon as he sought to distinguish himself from Mitt Romney in the Republican presidential race. [...]Posted by Orrin Judd at October 19, 2011 6:53 PM
"It starts with scrapping the 3 million words of the current code, starting over with something simple, a flat tax," Perry said of his proposal. "I want to make the tax code so simple that even Timothy Geithner can file his taxes on time."