Tax

Key Senators Reach Tentative Budget Deal on Taxes, Corker Says

Follow @bpolitics for all the latest news, and sign up for our daily Balance of Power newsletter. Two Republican members of the Senate Budget Committee reached a tentative deal to craft a budget that would allow “headroom” for a significant tax cut, Senator Bob Corker said — though he didn’t specify the amount of that cut. Corker of Tennessee and ...

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Lobbyists at ‘DEFCON One’ Awaiting Details of Tax Overhaul Plan

The National Association of Home Builders has already created ads to either support or oppose a U.S. tax-code overhaul, depending on how Congress and President Donald Trump propose to treat its favorite tax breaks. “We’re at DEFCON One,” said Jerry Howard, president of the trade group that represents 140,000 builders. “But we’re not going to push the button until we’re ...

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GOP eyes popular tax breaks to finance overhaul

Top News Associated Press Posted September 18, 2017 September 18, 2017 Updated September 18, 2017 6:54pm ASSOCIATED PRESS House Speaker Paul Ryan speaks at a Harley-Davidson factory today in Menomonee Falls, Wis. WASHINGTON >> Republicans straining to find about $1 trillion to finance sweeping tax cuts are homing in on two popular deductions that are woven into the nation’s fiscal ...

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German ‘James Bond’ tells tax trial he spent £2.2m saving life of Pope Benedict – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk German ‘James Bond’ tells tax trial he spent £2.2m saving life of Pope BenedictTelegraph.co.ukGermany’s answer to James Bond has told his tax evasion trial he spent €2.5m (£2.2m) saving Pope Benedict XVI’s life from the mafia. Werner Mauss also claimed he spent hundreds of thousands recreating a tropical beach scene complete with palm trees in …

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Morrinsville farmer not impressed with Labour’s plan for water tax – New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald Morrinsville farmer not impressed with Labour’s plan for water taxNew Zealand HeraldAsk Morrinsville farmer Bradley Pickett what he thinks of former Morrinsville resident Labour leader Jacinda Ardern and he grins: “oh you wouldn’t have the time for that.” Pickett is one of just three Morrinsville farmers that has consents for … and more »

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