U.S. House panel backs bill to make Trump tax cuts permanent

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Mail Online—WASHINGTON, Sept 13 (Reuters) - A Republican-led panel in the U.S. House of Representatives voted on Thursday to make permanent individual tax cuts from...

House panel backs bill to make Trump tax cuts permanent. A Republican-led panel in the U.S. House of Representatives voted on Thursday to make permanent individual tax cuts from President Donald Trump’s 2017 tax overhaul, a move widely seen as a partisan ploy to help Republican candidates in the Nov. 6 congressional elections. Members of the tax-writing House Ways and Means Committee voted 21-15 along party lines to send the measure to the House floor for a full chamber vote expected by Oct 1. But …