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Tax cut roundup

The Sen­ate passed the Trump tax reform bill last night. The House has to vote on it again due to some changes in the bill.

Nancy Pelosi calls it “Armaged­don,” and Libs are break­ing into hives over newly-​found con­cerns over bud­get deficits.

Paul Ryan says Tax Reform Means Your Pay­check Will Grow. I’m all for that.

Con­ser­v­a­tives real­ize that the U.S. has the very uncom­pet­i­tive high­est cor­po­rate taxes in the Orga­ni­za­tion for Eco­nomic Co-​operation and Development

Out of the 34 coun­tries in the OECD, Amer­ica ranks first with a 39.1 per­cent cor­po­rate tax rate, com­pared to an OECD aver­age of 24.1 per­cent. The OECD fig­ure is what’s called the statu­tory rate, mean­ing the base rate applied to cor­po­rate profits.

Drudge has a

Fol­lowed by a less exul­tant side bar,

Christ­mas Comes Early for Trump With Tax Win…

Biggest over­haul in 30 years…

After ela­tion, hang­over may loom…

At the WSJ,
GOP Nears Tax Vic­tory as Bill Passes in Sen­ate. Mea­sure will return to the House for a final vote Wednesday

Real Clear Mar­kets has,

The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly of the Trump Tax Bill

The WaPo goes Inter­ac­tive: Will your taxes go up or down under the GOP bill? Had I stayed in New Jer­sey, they would have gone up.

Stu­art Var­ney praises it as “a return to pol­i­tics of growth.”

The NYPost had one small head­line halfway down the page.

The BBC asks,

Else­where (h/​t Instapun­dit),

https://​plat​form​.twit​ter​.com/​w​i​d​g​e​ts.js

Hardly “Armaged­don.” But if it is, at least I’ll get some read­ing done.

https://​plat​form​.twit​ter​.com/​w​i​d​g​e​ts.js

After all,
Wasn’t the world sup­posed to end last week because of net neutrality?

Fausta Rodríguez Wertz writes on U. S. and Latin Amer­ica at Fausta’s blog

The Senate passed the Trump tax reform bill last night. The House has to vote on it again due to some changes in the bill.

Nancy Pelosi calls it “Armageddon,” and Libs are breaking into hives over newly-found concerns over budget deficits.

Paul Ryan says Tax Reform Means Your Paycheck Will Grow. I’m all for that.

Conservatives realize that the U.S. has the very uncompetitive highest corporate taxes in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development

Out of the 34 countries in the OECD, America ranks first with a 39.1 percent corporate tax rate, compared to an OECD average of 24.1 percent. The OECD figure is what’s called the statutory rate, meaning the base rate applied to corporate profits.

Drudge has a 

Followed by a less exultant side bar,

Christmas Comes Early for Trump With Tax Win…

Biggest overhaul in 30 years…

After elation, hangover may loom…

At the WSJ,
GOP Nears Tax Victory as Bill Passes in Senate. Measure will return to the House for a final vote Wednesday

Real Clear Markets has,

The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly of the Trump Tax Bill

The WaPo goes Interactive: Will your taxes go up or down under the GOP bill? Had I stayed in New Jersey, they would have gone up.

Stuart Varney praises it as “a return to politics of growth.”

The NYPost had one small headline halfway down the page.

The BBC asks,

Elsewhere (h/t Instapundit),

https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

Hardly “Armageddon.” But if it is, at least I’ll get some reading done.

https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

After all,
Wasn’t the world supposed to end last week because of net neutrality?

Fausta Rodríguez Wertz writes on U. S. and Latin America at Fausta’s blog