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"We are here today to launch our plan to bring back Main Street, to reduce the crushing tax burden on our companies, and on our workers", the president said. This is a promising direction: the corporate income tax is one of the most dysfunctional features of the federal tax code, and the US statutory corporate rate is the highest in the developed world. This is probably a good sign: too often, when lawmakers talk about tax reform, they focus only on the benefits of lower tax rates.

But Mr Trump provided only broad outlines of what the tax code would look like if his plan succeeds, as Republican leaders in Congress and the White House have have not yet reached an agreement on the details. "By making it less punitive for companies to bring back this money, and by making the process far less bureaucratic and hard, we can return trillions and trillions of dollars to our economy and spur billions of dollars in new investments in our struggling communities and throughout our nation", he said. Claire McCaskill, if tax reform fails.

President Donald Trump's speech in Springfield, Missouri, will be about tax reform, and his former deputy campaign manager, David Bossie, said he finds that exciting. It also called for income tax brackets to be set at 10%, 25% and 35%, the latter for the wealthiest Americans, down from the current 39.6% rate.

Contending that "middle class families have heard enough empty promises and rhetoric from Republicans", the congressman said Democrats believe it's time to act on a comprehensive overhaul plan and are ready to work with the GOP on "real tax reform that provides tax relief and expands opportunities for middle class families, closes the skills gap and promotes middle class job growth". "Do you understand?" Trump said. He said a competitive rate will create more jobs, and ensure higher wages for workers. "I tell you what, the United States is counting on it".

Trump called for a bipartisan effort to get his tax reform plan passed.

James Armstrong, a retired nuclear engineer living in Springfield, said he took to heart the president's message about pressuring his Congressional members to pass new tax legislation.

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The shoot was cancelled indeed, confirmed the Shivaay actor in an interview to IANS, saying: "We left because he hadn't reached". Adding to it, he said, "I don't know about others, but whenever I have done a multi-starrer, my character has always stood out".

In a segment aired on MSNBC's Morning Joe, many of these Trump supporters did not voice a die-hard support for the president himself, even when describing the reasons they cast their vote.

Cole added: " You're going to need their vote, and you ought to remember that they're going to be at the table in every major deal you need for the next three years".

There is broad agreement that the USA tax code - which runs to thousands of pages - needs to be simplified. And while the corporate tax rate is the highest of the 35 advanced economies in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the overall US tax burden is among the lowest.

TRT World's Tetiana Anderson has more on Trump's tax reforms.

The second principle in the President's speech was that a tax reform bill should be oriented toward economic growth.

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