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Trump's corporate tax plan will probably not create a job boom, report finds
Trump has argued that a lower tax burden will help the economy, but a new study argues reducing the corporate tax rate is unnecessary and costly
Articles: 2 (Rank: 41)
Tonality: 10.0
Top entities
Comments: 337
Tonality: 0.0
  • Trump and Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House of Representatives, have been pushing hard for the plan.
  • Reagan pulled off tax reform in 1986 but only after two years of haggling and developing relationships with House speaker Thomas ‘Tip’ O’Neill and other Democrats to achieve bipartisan support.
  • Ryan and Trump have argued that a lower tax burden will help create more jobs, but the study argues that these companies are already paying the lower level of taxes and have not created more jobs.
  • For corporations you can avoid tax anyway by using the infamous Double Irish Tax Scam involving shell companies in the Cayman Islands and Dublin.
  • There's this misguided assumption that when businesses save money on taxes they hire more people....
  • Selling an idea that if you increase business tax then these businesses are more likely invest, spend money, open shop and create jobs in a hostile country.
  • Now how many jobs have the inept and incompetent Reagan, Bushes, Clinton, Obama and Trump DIRECTLY created?
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Trump vows to 'bring back Main Street' by cutting business tax to 15%

President says US is being ‘taken to the cleaners’ by rivals and issues blunt demand for Democrats to support his reforms

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Tonality: 11
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Comments: 337
Tonality: 0

Published: 31. 8. 2017 14:51:40

Source: theguardian.com

Mentioned entities: 35

  • “When it comes to the business tax, we are dead last: can you believe that?” I had lunch with several co-workers from the Netherlands who have moved to our New Jersey office.
  • The country with the lowest tax rate will get all the global investment, welcome to reality.
  • For corporations you can avoid tax anyway by using the infamous Double Irish Tax Scam involving shell companies in the Cayman Islands and Dublin.
  • There's this misguided assumption that when businesses save money on taxes they hire more people....
  • How do rich people take money off poor people ?
Trump's corporate tax plan will probably not create a job boom, report finds

Trump has argued that a lower tax burden will help the economy, but a new study argues reducing the corporate tax rate is unnecessary and costly

Text length: 4427
Tonality: 9
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Comments: 0
Tonality: 0

Published: 31. 8. 2017 16:03:30

Source: theguardian.com

Mentioned entities: 8