Corporate America is saving big on Trump tax-cut windfall

S&P 500 COMPANIES have saved an estimated $12.8 billion due to the recent adjustment to their effective tax rates. / BLOOMBERG
S&P 500 COMPANIES have saved an estimated $12.8 billion due to the recent adjustment to their effective tax rates. / BLOOMBERG
NEW YORK - America’s companies are swimming in cash thanks to the big cut in the corporate tax rate. The roughly 180 companies in the S&P 500 Index that have reported results saw their effective tax rate drop by 6 percent on average in the first quarter. That saved them a total of almost $13 billion…

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