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Tax Reform Proposals #294549

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 27, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Treasury Secretary Don. Regan's tax reform proposals outlined on screen, discussed. [REGAN - notes proposal is that of Treasury Department, not administration] [President REAGAN - denies making decision yet.] [Senator Bill BRADLEY, Representative Robert MICHEL, Senator Howard BAKER - express wait-and-see attitude.] [REAGAN - jokes about ease in getting his legislature through Congress]
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(NYC) Albert Einstein's dismay at income tax recalled. [Econ. Michael EVANS - questions coherency of Treasury plan.] Targeted areas of deductions considered by Treasury Department listed. [National Association of Mfrs. spokesperson Paul HUARD - criticizes plan.] [J. Peter GRACE - warns taxpayers about future tax increases] Herbert Hoover quoted on young's inheritance of national debt; similar thought noted expressed by Grace company's television commercial. [Prudential Ins. spokesperson Robert BECK - fears tax simplification furor is avoiding deficit-reducing action.]
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

Reporter(s):
Goldberg, Bernard;
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:04:20

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