Trump's Tax Plan Is "With You" If you're Rich

Document Type

Letter to the Editor

Journal Title

The Baltimore Sun

Publication Date



During his acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention, Donald Trump emphasized that he is "with you" — with "you" being the American people. While Mr. Trump has been criticized for providing very few specifics on how he would accomplish certain key items of his "I'm with you" agenda, in one area — tax reform — plenty of specifics are available. But an examination of Mr. Trump's tax plan, which was announced nearly a year ago, suggests he is most "with you" if you are at the top of the income scale.