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FACT CHECK: 4 Claims From Trump's Tax Speech - NPR

President Trump pitched a tax overhaul package on Wednesday in a speech that was heavy on politicking and light on the particulars. Trump's tax policy ideas are still sketchy — when pitched in April, they amounted to one page of bullet points. In his ...and more »

Trump in Missouri Lays Groundwork for Tax Overhaul but Offers No Details - New York Times

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — President Trump on Wednesday pitched a sweeping tax overhaul that he said would unleash the American economy and help ordinary people, promising that a large corporate tax cut and trims to individual income tax rates would boost the ...and more »

Trump's Tax Reform Plan Targets Middle-Class Tax Complexity - Forbes

Clyde Wayne Crews Jr. , Contributor Policy director at Competitive Enterprise Institute Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. President Trump visited Missouri to talk about tax reform, stressing simplicity and middle-class tax relief ...and more »

Trump Says His Tax Reform Plan Is Good for the Little Guy. It's Not - Newsweek

Trump taxes Protesters take part in a "Tax March," calling on President Donald Trump to release his tax records, in New York on April 15. KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty. Share. U.S. tax reform Donald Trump Claire McCaskill · President Donald Trump kicked off ...and more »

Trump Will Fail at Tax Reform, Too - Bloomberg

Listening to President Donald Trump unveil his tax reform "plan" -- a term I'm using loosely -- on Thursday afternoon in Springfield, Missouri, it was hard not to be reminded of the first big legislative push of his administration, the one that fell ...and more »

Trump to seize populist mantle for pitching messy tax overhaul - Politico

President Donald Trump will launch a major push for a sweeping tax overhaul with a speech Wednesday in Missouri aimed at convincing his base — and the rest of the nation — that he has a fresh vision for “unrigging” the American economy and isn't just ...and more »

For Tax Reform Lessons, Congress Needn't Look Far - New York Times

President Trump made his pitch for tax reform this week, but the odds are not favorable for legislation that would reduce individual and corporate rates and promote economic growth without driving up the national deficit. For inspiration, maybe Mr ...and more »

Trump's growing economy faces fall obstacles - The Hill

An ebullient President Trump on Wednesday touted the U.S. economy's 3 percent growth in the second quarter and boasted that the best is yet to come. In a speech meant to sell his tax-reform plan, Trump said the latest statistics highlight how he's ...and more »

Trump hits road to tout tax reform as helping workers - Reuters

WASHINGTON, Aug 30 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will turn his signature populist rhetoric toward tax reform on Wednesday in a speech expected to tout tax cuts as a way to help workers and the middle class in an economy “rigged” against them ...and more »

Trump Hits The Road To Promote Tax Cuts (Details To Come) - NPR

Updated at 5:25 p.m. ET. President Trump called for a major rewrite of the U.S. tax code during a visit to Springfield, Mo., on Wednesday afternoon. The speech came a day after Trump's trip to Harvey-hit Texas and is the first in what is expected to be ...and more »