‘Biggest ever tax cut for business’
to the National Association of Manufacturers.
He said the tax cut plan was a core element.
The nearly six trillion US dollar tax-cut plan sketched out this week by Mr Trump and other officials would deeply reduce taxes for corporations, simplify tax brackets and nearly double the standard deduction used by most tax filers.
Mr Trump also highlighted a provision of the plan that would allow businesses for the next five years to write off the full cost of new equipment in the year it is purchased.
Mr Trump said that alone will encourage companies to invest and create jobs. commodate people attempting to depart the region ahead of the ban, officials said.
Iraqi prime minister Haider al-Abadi first warned of the ban the day after the referendum was held, demanding the Kurdish region hand their airports over to central government.
While Baghdad controls the airspace over the Kurdish region, immigration and security inside the airports are controlled by local Kurdish region officials and security forces.
Iraq’s transport ministry ordered international airlines to halt service to Irbil, the Kurdish regional capital, and Sulaimaniyah, its second city.
Regional airlines have said they will honour the flight ban.
Many of the hundreds of people travelling yesterday afternoon were foreigners ordered to leave the region by the companies they work for.