• Tax bill might send jobs away despite Trump's ‘America First' slogan

    4 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    The legislation being considered by the Republicans in Congress fails to eliminate incentives for companies to move operations abroad, experts said.
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  • CHART: How The New Version Of The Republican Tax Bill Would Affect You

    CHART: How The New Version Of The Republican Tax Bill Would Affect You

    4 monthes ago - By NPR

    The bill would lower the rate for top earners and also let graduate students keep their tuition waivers.
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  • Huge tax bill heads for passage as GOP senators fall in line

    Huge tax bill heads for passage as GOP senators fall in line

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - After weeks of quarrels, qualms and then eleventh-hour horse-trading, Republicans revealed their huge national tax rewrite late Friday - along with announcements of support that all but guarantee approval next week in time to give President Donald...
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  • The Latest: Estimate says tax bill adds $1.46T to deficit

    The Latest: Estimate says tax bill adds $1.46T to deficit

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on Republican tax overhaul legislation :
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  • Electric Vehicle Tax Credit Is Safe In Republican Tax Bill

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    A compromise Republican tax bill released late Friday does not eliminate a $7,500 electric vehicle tax credit as Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives had previously proposed.
    The measure follows the lead of the Senate version approved last month that did not eliminate the credit. Killing the credit could have hurt automakers like General Motors , Volkswagen, Tesla and Nissan.
    Consumers under current law are eligible for a $7,500 tax credit to defray the cost of plug-in electric vehicles. The electric vehicle tax credit starts to phase out after a manufacturer sells 200,000...
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  • Tax bill boosts oil, gas drilling - and renewable energy

    Tax bill boosts oil, gas drilling - and renewable energy

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - The Republicans' tax package would boost traditional forms of energy such as oil and gas while also supporting renewable energy such as wind and solar power - and even extend a hand to buyers of electric cars.
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  • GOP tax bill will slash corporate rate, drop levies on rich

    GOP tax bill will slash corporate rate, drop levies on rich

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - After weeks of quarrels, qualms and then last-minute horse-trading, Republicans revealed their huge national tax rewrite late Friday - along with announcements of support that all but guarantee approval next week in time to give President Donald...
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  • Tax bill guts unpopular 'Obamacare' insurance mandate

    Tax bill guts unpopular 'Obamacare' insurance mandate

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - Republicans didn't get their wish to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law, but the tax bill barreling toward a final vote in Congress guts its most unpopular provision, the requirement that virtually all Americans carry...
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  • Republicans finalize tax reform bill for vote before holiday recess

    4 monthes ago - By Inman

    State and local tax deductions, once all but eliminated in earlier versions of the bill, would be expanded to include income tax, but capped at $10, ...
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  • Final Republican Tax Bill Slashes Corporate Rate

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Congressional Republicans' final tax legislation proposes cutting taxes as expected for businesses , the wealthy and some middle-class Americans, according to a summary seen by Reuters on Friday, with decisive votes expected next week in a critical moment for the party and President Donald Trump.
    Prospects for approval of the biggest U.S. tax overhaul since 1986 were improving, with two formerly wavering Republican senators pledging support: Marco Rubio and Bob Corker.
    But three Republican senators, enough to defeat the measure, were still uncommitted : Susan Collins, Jeff Flake and Mike...
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