Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning President Kennedy's attempts to enact tax reduction legislation. Materials in this folder include newspaper articles, news releases, a summary of the 1963 tax reform program, a report on percentage depletion in the petroleum industry, a draft of a statement explaining the pending tax legislation written by Special Counsel and speechwriter Theodore Sorensen, and a transcript of the testimony of Leon H. Keyserling, consulting economist and former Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, at hearings on the tax reduction bill before the United States Senate Finance Committee.