WASHINGTON — The Republican 2012 platform, scheduled to be approved at the party’s national convention Tuesday, includes several familiar tax proposals and a handful of initiatives to encourage more private-sector involvement in infrastructure finance.

Some of the proposals in the platform are repeats from the 2008 GOP platform including extending the 2001 and 2003 Bush tax cuts and reducing marginal tax rates across-the-board by 20%.

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