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Finally, Some Movement in Washington on the Race to Tax Reform—And It’s Not What We Were Expecting
By Surgent CPE
On its face, the executive order President Trump signed April 21, 2017 feels like the firing of the starter’s gun for the much-anticipated Republican tax reform effort, and that may well be the intention. But is it? Let’s take a closer look.
President Trump signed the Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs Executive Order on January 30, 2017 with the intent to scale back federal regulations. It contains a provision requiring agencies to cut two existing regulations for each new regulation put forth.