No. of Recommendations: 2
• Maintain marginal rates at current levels
• Further reduce taxes on savings and investment
• Eliminate the death tax
• Long-term goal: pursue a flatter, fairer, simpler structure

From this page:
"Make permanent, across-the-board 20 percent cut in marginal rates"

From this page (page 3):
Prevent the expiration of low marginal rates enacted by Bush.

From this page:
"Current Rate 35%, New Rate 28% ... Tax Policy Center obtained additional information about details of the plan from campaign advisors"

35% is the 'Bush tax cut' rate, then minus 20% equals 28%.
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