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Budget Bill / Tax Plan / Complexity / Generation X #175188

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 03, 1997
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Falls Church, Virginia and Washington: JuJu Chang) The challenge in the tax plan in the current budget bill examined; details given of one family's finances. [Taxpayer and son Maria and Joaquin BUENO - say their tax relief will be 2000.] [Economist Rudolph PENNER, Robert REISCHAUER - say the bill benefits tax preparers.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: John Cochran) The tax profile of Americans left out of the tax plan presented; Generation X-er Jay Heflin, who is single, has no kids and no stocks or house cited as an example. [HEFLIN - wants something, too.] [Lobbyist Mark BLUMFIELD, Republican Ralph REED - pitch reform.]

Chang, JuJu;
Cochran, John;
Simpson, Carole

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