Kevin McCarthy disavows 30 percent national sales tax he promised a vote on to win House speaker race

Kevin McCarthy disavows 30 percent national sales tax he promised a vote on to win House speaker race

Kevin McCarthy disavows 30 percent national sales tax he promised a vote on to win House speaker race Among the things House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) promised a group of 20 hard-right holdouts in order to win the speaker's gavel was a vote on legislation that would scrap the Internal Revenue System and U.S. taxation system and replace it with a 30 percent national sales tax. Rep. Buddy Carter (R-Ga.) has already filed legislation for this "Fair Tax Act," but …