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Analyzing the tax platforms of presidential candidates: A side-by-side comparison

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Tax Hot Topics: Compare presidential candidates' tax platformsThe next president may have a unique opportunity to reshape the U.S. tax code. Congressional lawmakers have been discussing tax reform for several years, hoping that 2017 would finally provide the opportunity to make progress under a new president.

Our analysis of the tax platforms of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump is presented in a large chart with side-by-side comparisons of proposals, updated as of Sept. 23, 2016.

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