Corporate taxes

FILE - In this Tuesday, May 16, 2017, file photo, a sign advertises that an existing home for sale is under contract in Roswell, Ga. Surging stock prices and steady increases in home values powered American household wealth to $96.9 trillion in the fall of 2017, though the gains aren’t widely shared. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
December 07, 2017 - 2:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Surging stock prices and steady increases in home values powered American household wealth to $96.9 trillion this fall, The Federal Reserve said Thursday. The gains, however, aren't widely shared. U.S. wealth has made a remarkable comeback since the recession, when it plummeted...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, file photo, a trader works at the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street, Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, led by gains in banks and retailers. Banks were benefiting from higher bond yields. Facebook dropped after saying it would make significant changes to user feeds that will result in fewer posts from brands. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
December 04, 2017 - 10:26 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rallied to records Monday on expectations that lower taxes will lead to even bigger profits for companies. Congress moved to the precipice of overhauling the U.S. tax system after the Senate narrowly approved its package of cuts over the weekend. Stocks of companies that...
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A currency trader watches monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Dec. 4, 2017. Asian stock markets were mostly higher on Monday, with U.S. politics in focus.(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
December 04, 2017 - 8:15 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Stock markets mostly rose on Monday as investors digested the U.S. Senate's passage of the tax bill and considered implications of the guilty plea by President Donald Trump's former U.S. national security adviser. European indexes were also helped by reported progress in...
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December 03, 2017 - 10:41 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher on Monday, with U.S. politics in focus. Investors are digesting the U.S. Senate's passage of the tax bill and implications of the guilty plea by President Donald Trump's former U.S. national security adviser. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's...
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President Donald Trump holds a girl in his arm and waves to members of the media as he arrives at the White House in Washington, Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, after traveling to New York for fundraising events. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
December 03, 2017 - 5:50 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump suggested Saturday he may be willing to negotiate changes to a significant portion of the tax overhaul, the corporate tax rate, injecting an element of uncertainty into the tax plan only hours after it cleared the Senate. Trump told reporters at the White...
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President Donald Trump holds a girl in his arm and waves to members of the media as he arrives at the White House in Washington, Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, after traveling to New York for fundraising events. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
December 03, 2017 - 5:28 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has suggested that he may be willing to negotiate changes to a significant portion of the tax overhaul, the corporate tax rate, injecting an element of uncertainty into the tax plan only hours after it cleared the Senate. Trump told reporters at the White...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, file photo, the sky over The Capitol is lit up at dawn as Senate Republicans work to pass their sweeping tax bill this week in Washington, (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
December 03, 2017 - 2:33 am
The Senate and the House seek to achieve a sweeping overhaul of the nation's tax code but go about it in different ways. With the Senate bill passed Saturday and the House bill passed two weeks ago, congressional Republicans now will work quickly on a compromise measure to send to President Donald...
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December 02, 2017 - 11:35 am
Republicans early Saturday rammed a nearly $1.5 trillion tax overhaul through the Senate, a sweeping revamp of the nation's tax code. The House passed a nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill two weeks ago that differs in key respects. The GOP will work quickly to iron out the differences with the goal of...
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President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media before boarding Marine One at the White House, Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in Washington. Trump is traveling to New York for a fundraising event. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
December 02, 2017 - 11:22 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the GOP tax bill (all times local): 10:30 a.m. President Donald Trump is expressing thanks to Senate and House Republicans for their hard-fought victories on taxes. The Senate passed its legislation early Saturday, and now that chamber and the House must try to...
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December 01, 2017 - 11:09 pm
The Senate is weighing a roughly $1.4 trillion tax overhaul. Some late changes were made to the bill Friday. The House passed a nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill two weeks ago that differs in key respects. A comparison of the two Republican-written measures: —Personal income tax rates: Senate bill...
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