March 06,2001

Grassley Releases Witness List for Marginal Rates Hearing

Hearing: "Marginal Rate Reductions: Tax Relief for All Taxpayers"
Date/time: Wednesday, March 7, 2001, at 10 a.m.
Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Description: Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Committee on Finance, is holding a series of hearings on tax relief. The hearings are exploring key aspects of President Bush's tax cut package. This hearing will explore President Bush's proposal to cut marginal tax rates to provide broad tax relief and to stimulate the economy.

Witness List

A Panel Consisting of:

Stephen Entin, President and Executive Director, Institute for Research on the Economics of Taxation, Washington, D.C.

Dr. Henry Aaron, Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institute, Washington, D.C.

A Panel Consisting of:

Michael Brostek, Director, Tax Administration and Justice Issues, General Accounting Office, Washington, D.C.

Glen Bower, Director of Revenue, State of Illinois, Springfield, Ill.

Carol Markman, Certified Public Accountant, Westbury, N.Y.

Jeffrey B. Liebman, Assistant Professor of Public Policy, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.