President-elect Donald Trump today announced his intention to nominate Steven Mnuchin to serve as his Treasury Secretary.
Mr. Mnuchin has a background in finance both on Wall Street and in Hollywood. He is a former partner at Goldman Sachs and a founder of Dune Capital Management.
Mnuchin recently indicated that the number one priority of the Trump Administration will be to achieve sustained economic growth, and he identified tax reform as the top priority toward achieving that goal. In particular, he highlighted business rate cuts, taxation of un-repatriated foreign earnings, middle-income tax cuts and dependent care as important components of an expected tax plan.
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