Date: August 12, 2020
“Trump is now pitching a capital gains tax cut.
President Trump on Monday said he is considering a capital gains tax cut in an effort to create more jobs.
The statement comes days after Trump signed executive orders to extend unemployment benefits and an eviction moratorium and to reduce the payroll tax after negotiators were unable to reach an agreement on a coronavirus relief package.
“We’re looking at also considering a capital gains tax cut, which will create a lot more jobs,” Trump said Monday during a briefing.