By Joseph Lawler | 09/08/14 11:08 AM
The New York senator, the number three Democrat in the upper chamber, is likely to roll out the bill as likely as this week in an effort to forestall so-called corporate inversions.
By Joseph Lawler | 09/08/14 09:44 AM
Speaking at an event on business taxes at the Urban Institute in Washington, Lew placed the responsibility on Congress to address so-called tax inversions, but said that the administration was prepared to step in if lawmakers don't move quickly enough.
09/08/14 09:31 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Summer break over and elections ahead, Congress is beginning an abbreviated September session with must-do tasks of preventing a government shutdown and extending a freeze on taxing access to the Internet. Lawmakers will find time, too, for votes conveying political messages...
By Becket Adams | 09/05/14 06:36 PM
"I'm not aware," an IRS spokesman told the Examiner Friday. "I'm going to have to get back to you on that… Uh, let me see if there's anything I can get for you on that."
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/04/14 06:56 PM
The Senate majority leader told a green energy conference Thursday he'll take up legislation by the end of this year.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/04/14 03:20 PM
Nothing was done for months on end with nearly half of the taxpayer complaints submitted to the IRS about private tax preparers during 2012 and most of 2013, according to the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration. "Complaints against tax return preparers are not timely processed,"...
By Philip Klein | 09/03/14 05:24 PM
William Cobb said that the company was already taking steps to train its tax preparers based on the draft forms that the Internal Revenue Service has released to comply with Obamacare.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/03/14 02:13 PM
On CNBC Wednesday morning, the Ohio Republican argued that companies like Burger King are moving their headquarters to other countries because U.S. corporate taxes are too high and too complicated.
09/01/14 05:00 AM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is beginning a two-week, 28-city campaign bus tour to promote proposed tax cuts as part of his re-election campaign. The tour begins Monday. Scott announced the tax cut proposals last week. It includes the eventual elimination of the corporate...
08/30/14 05:03 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — If you got health coverage through President Barack Obama's law this year, you'll need a new form from your insurance exchange before you can file your tax return next spring. Some tax professionals are worried that federal and state insurance marketplaces won't be able to get...
08/29/14 02:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal agency that had trouble launching a health insurance website last fall has a massive new project. Any glitches on this one could delay tax refunds for many Americans. Because of complicated connections between the new health care law and income taxes, the...
By Joseph Lawler | 08/28/14 08:12 PM
Republicans on Capitol Hill are feeling no pressure to thwart those companies whom Democrats label corporate "deserters."
08/28/14 04:25 PM
Cartoon by Gary Varvel/Creators Syndicate.
08/28/14 04:22 PM
Cartoon by Michael Ramirez/Creators Syndicate.
By Becket Adams | 08/28/14 04:01 PM
Congress has over the course of several decades nurtured and defended what has grown into a monster of a problem for American businesses, prompting many companies to seek out little-known -- but perfectly legal -- loopholes, including the corporate tax inversion sought by Burger King.
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