Taxes Go To Operation Of Presidential Libraries

Taxes Go To Operation Of Presidential Libraries

By Dahleen Glanton, Chicago Tribune CHICAGO -- In the nearly 60 years since the federal government became the official caretaker of former U.S. presidents' historical documents, p ...

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Democrats To Introduce Bill To Target Corporate Inversions

Democrats To Introduce Bill To Target Corporate Inversions

By Katherine Skiba, Chicago Tribune WASHINGTON -- Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) said he and other Democrats will unveil a bill Tuesday to curb corporate tax dodging. No federal contr ...

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UBS Charged With Tax Fraud In France

UBS Charged With Tax Fraud In France

Paris (AFP) - Swiss bank UBS was on Wednesday charged with tax fraud in Paris for allegedly helping rich French clients to hide money in Switzerland, a judicial source said. The b ...

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Credit Suisse Posts Heavy Loss After U.S. Tax Fine

Credit Suisse Posts Heavy Loss After U.S. Tax Fine

Zurich (AFP) - Credit Suisse posted an unexpectedly big net second-quarter loss on Tuesday as a huge U.S. tax evasion fine sent it deep into the red. The bank revealed a negative ...

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Florida Taxpayers About To Be Railroaded

Florida Taxpayers About To Be Railroaded

Here's a really clever idea: Let's run express passenger trains 16 times round-trip every day between downtown Miami and the Orlando airport. That's right, the airport. Except the ...

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Sorry, Sean Hannity: New Yorkers Aren’t Fleeing To Low-Tax Havens

Sorry, Sean Hannity: New Yorkers Aren’t Fleeing To Low-Tax Havens

For years, conservatives have argued against attempts to raise taxes on the most affluent Americans by warning that it will cause the wealthy to flee to other states with lower ra ...

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GOP Chases Fake IRS Scandal, But Makes The Real One Worse

GOP Chases Fake IRS Scandal, But Makes The Real One Worse

With the exception of the 2012 Benghazi attacks, no Obama-era controversy has animated Republican imaginations quite like the one surrounding the Internal Revenue Service. Congres ...

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TOP CEOs Downgrade Economic Growth Forecasts, Expect To Spend Less

TOP CEOs Downgrade Economic Growth Forecasts, Expect To Spend Less

By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON -- Top U.S. chief executives slightly downgraded their economic growth forecast, according to a survey released Tuesday, and fewer ...

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The Stiglitz Code: How Taxing Capital Can Counter Inequality

The Stiglitz Code: How Taxing Capital Can Counter Inequality

Nobel-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz argues that tax reform is the key to addressing inequality in a new Roosevelt Institute paper released today. Click here to listen to Stigl ...

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Drugmaker Pfizer Abandons AstraZeneca Takeover Bid

Drugmaker Pfizer Abandons AstraZeneca Takeover Bid

New York (AFP) - U.S. drugmaker Pfizer said on Monday it would abandon its controversial bid to acquire British rival AstraZeneca after its final $117-billion offer was rejected l ...

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