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Surtax Extension / Tax Reform #446605

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 24, 1969
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(Studio) Some tax reforms under review benefit government, not taxpayers.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Senator Democratic leaders agree to extend surtax for 4 more mos. Would give Democrats time to prepare tax reform. [Representative John BYRNES - says House Ways and Means Committee studied every angle and acted.] [Representative Charles VANIK - says citizens revolt caused tax reforms.] Many inds. incling. oil, will have to pay higher taxes if bill passed. Everyone will have to pay some tax. Poor to be given special deductions.

Brinkley, David;
Duke, Paul

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