Among the topics, the president:
The president did not discuss business tax reform.*
*Note however, that Treasury Secretary Lew indicated, in a speech presented this morning, that “…there is a growing bipartisan consensus in Washington on how to achieve business tax reform, and we have a unique opportunity now to get this done.”
Although the president did not provide further details regarding his proposed changes to tax law, the White House released a “fact sheet” a few days ago that listed some of the specific tax proposals in the president’s plan.
Additional details regarding the tax components of the president’s plan, and technical details, may be provided in the administration’s budget proposal for FY 2016, expected to be released February 2, 2015.
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