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Lunch Links: Trump's 1995 Tax Returns; DC Competitiveness; Washington Carbon Tax Dispute

Today is October 3, the anniversary of the passage of the Underwood Tariff Act of 1913, which imposed the federal income tax that is still with us today. Democrats, in control of both houses of Congress and now with President Wilson in the Oval Office, pressed for a significant reduction in tariffs. The federal income tax was intended to make up the revenue gap. The top rate was set at 6 percent.
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