November 30, 2017

THE LEADING ONES SUFFICE:

Four Misleading Arguments against the Tax-Reform Bills (Brian Riedl, November 29, 2017, National Review)

The House and Senate tax-reform bills are open to legitimate criticism. The goal of deficit-neutrality is shattered by the $2 trillion price tag over a decade (adjusted for gimmicks). The goal of a stable, predictable tax code has been replaced with a mess of phase-ins, phase-outs, and expirations. The goal of tax simplification has taken a back seat to new tax provisions that are even more complicated than those eliminated. 

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