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Senate / Tax Cuts / Marriage Penalty #187444

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 28, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The Senate debate of a tax cut bill reported.

(Capitol Hill: Linda Douglass) The income tax "marriage penalty" examined; tax deduction examples cited. [Marrying taxpayer Elizabeth LAUBER - questions the tax code.] The pressure of family values on Congress noted. [Senator William ROTH, Family Research Council Janet PARSHALL - cite examples of tax penalties.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Call from Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan Greenspan for Congress to put off a tax cut until the budget surplus actually materializes reported.

Douglass, Linda;
Jennings, Peter

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