Jeb Bush just released his tax plan and it has some issues


The Republican presidential candidate’s proposal combines some traditional and innovative GOP ideas but the upshot is impossible to pin down

Jeb Bush on Wednesday rolled out his plan for unleashing 4% economic growth by overhauling the tax code.

It has some issues.Let’s start with the tax proposal itself. Bush’s proposed overhaul would cut from seven to three the number of tax brackets on the individual side. In the process, Bush wrote in a Wall Street Journal op-ed , he would lower individual rates while doubling the standard deduction in order to scrub 15 million lower-income Americans from the income […]