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Darryl Glenn on Tax Reform

 

 


Simplicity & neutrality: lower capital gains & dividends tax

Our tax code is cumbersome, bureaucratic and a deterrent to a robust economy. A legitimate tax reform policy must recognize that the purpose of a tax system in a free society should be to fund services that are authorized by the Constitution. Taxes should not be used to redistribute wealth and fund unnecessary or ineffective programs. Comprehensive tax reform is critical to restoring our economic growth, job creation and international competitiveness.

Unfortunately, our current tax system is overly complex, filled with policies that pick winners over losers and creates a disincentive for personal savings and investments. Our tax system must be transformed around two basic elements: simplicity and neutrality. We need to focus on adopting a fair or flat tax policy that positively impacts job creation and promotes innovation without penalizing personal savings and investments. Consideration must also be given to eliminating the double taxation around dividends and capital gains.

Source: 2016 Colorado Senate campaign website ElectDarrylGlenn.com , Apr 14, 2016

Reduce regulations, plus pro-business tax reform

As your next U.S. Senator I am committed to freeing our future by creating opportunities for everyone to pursue personal prosperity:
Source: 2016 Senate campaign website, ElectDarrylGlenn.com , Apr 1, 2015

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