Tax


Trump Administration Wants Tax Reform Done by August

The Trump administration wants to overhaul the tax code by August, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday, laying out an aggressive timetable in his first significant public comments since taking…

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EU Tries to Keep Multinationals From Using Tax Loopholes

European Union finance ministers agreed Tuesday to new rules aimed at preventing multinational companies from exploiting differences in tax rates between countries in the 28-country EU and those outside the…

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Fighting Their Way Out Of a Plastic Bag

Lawmakers in Albany are expressing fierce opposition to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan that New York City will impose a five-cent fee on plastic bags starting in February. Not that…

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This GOP Tax Plan Really Will Help Middle Class

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, has already established that he is willing to break from the pack on tax policy. Most Republican reform plans over the last decade have viewed their…

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Conservative Poll Shows NYers Opposed to Bag Tax

A poll released this week by the state Conservative Party shows overwhelming support among New York City residents for scrapping a surcharge on plastic bags set to take effect next…

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Tax Authority Workers Demand Huge Raise

Tax Authority workers are the best paid civil servants in Israel – and now they want more. And if they don’t get it, they are likely to strike, say sources…

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NY Expands Power to Go After Repeat Toll Evaders

New York State has expanded power to go after repeat toll evaders. A new regulation allows the state Department of Motor Vehicles to suspend the registration of motorists who fail…

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