Jun 20, 2017

White House wants tax reform debate in September

Andrew Harnik / AP

The White House is setting a new timeline for comprehensive tax reform, based on reported comments made today by chief economic advisor Gary Cohn.

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin had originally said that he wanted tax reform done by the Congressional recess in August, but later told the FT that such a timeline was "highly aggressive to not realistic."

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