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IN A WIDE-RANGING PRESS CONFERENCE a day after the midterm election, President Donald Trump said he was open to raising corporate tax rates in order to deliver a tax cut to middle-class Americans. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/DANIEL ACKER

Trump says he’s open to raising tax to pay for middle-class...

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said he’s open to raising some tax rates to help pay for a bigger tax break for middle-class Americans.“If...
ALL 25 Qualified Opportunity Zones nominated by Rhode Island to the U.S. Department of Treasury and the IRS were approved. Areas in purple were submitted to the federal program and received QOZ designation, while areas in green were eligible but not submitted. Rhode Island submitted the maximum number of designations allowed./ COURTESY R.I. COMMERCE CORP.

IRS unveils proposed rules for tax law’s big capital gains break:...

NEW YORK - The Internal Revenue Service unveiled proposed regulations Friday for what Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says could be a $100 billion investment opportunity...
THE IRS ISSUED guidance that companies can still deduct 50 percent of meals while entertaining clients and customers. Tax professionals had been unsure as to whether the deductions were still valid after the passage of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/GERALDINE HOPE GHELLI

You can still deduct a client’s meal on a night out,...

NEW YORK - The Internal Revenue Service is giving businesses a tax break they thought they had lost in the tax overhaul last year...
UNITED STATES companies repatriated $169.5 billion in the second quarter, a sharp increase from $34.9 billion a year earlier. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

U.S. companies repatriated $169.5B in Q2

NEW YORK - United States corporations are required to pay a one-time tax on their offshore profits, but don’t expect those stockpiled funds to come...
U.S. HOUSE Republican lawmakers introduced legislation Monday that would make the 2017 tax cuts for individuals permanent. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

Tax Cut 2.0 bill unveiled by House GOP ahead of election...

NEW YORK - House Republican lawmakers introduced legislation Monday that would make the 2017 tax cuts for individuals permanent in a bid to highlight their...
THE U.S. TREASURY DEPARTMENT has delayed guidance on the rules outlining which businesses structured as S corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies can claim a 20 percent tax deduction, likely until the end of July. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/DANIEL ACKER

Pass-through tax guidance delayed until end of July

NEW YORK - U.S. Treasury Department rules outlining which businesses structured as S corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies can claim a 20 percent...
A FRAMEWORK FOR a tax overhaul bill is expected to be released as soon as this week. Above, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. /BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

Tax plan framework is said to possibly go public this week

NEW YORK - A set of broad guidelines on a tax overhaul bill could be released as early as this week, according to people...

Santander names JPMorgan’s Ryan chairman of U.S. operations

NEW YORK - Banco Santander SA named JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s T. Timothy Ryan as the non-executive chairman of U.S. operations as Spain’s largest...
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