Government Finance

EU threatens to tax $20 billion of US goods over Boeing aid

Apr 17, 2019

The European Union has drawn up a list of $20 billion worth of U.S. products it could tax in an escalating feud over plane industry subsidies

German minister calls for lower tax on long-distance trains

Apr 17, 2019

Germany's transport minister is calling for a cut in tax on long-distance train travel to encourage more people to travel by rail and advance climate protection

Trump seeks mileage for tax cuts at truck company appearance

Apr 15, 2019

President Donald Trump played up the benefits of his tax cuts on Monday's tax filing day, trying to score political points in a state where he aims to turn a narrow defeat in the 2016 presidential race into a victory in his re-election bid next year

Polish govt says it can't meet pay demand of teacher strike

Apr 15, 2019

A nationwide strike of Poland's public school teachers entered its second week Monday with the right-wing government, which is paying generous benefits to pensioners and other targeted groups, saying it doesn't have money to meet teachers' pay demands

Trump using Tax Day visit to Minnesota to tout 2017 tax cuts

Apr 15, 2019

President Donald Trump will use Tax Day on Monday to visit Minnesota, an erstwhile Democratic stronghold that he hopes to flip in the 2020 election after nearly winning it in 2016

Nevada may be forced to reveal marijuana-license criteria

Apr 14, 2019

Nevada may be getting close to opening the books on businesses that sell marijuana in the booming legal marketplace

White House: Congress not smart enough to assess Trump taxes

Apr 14, 2019

The White House says Congress isn't smart enough to assess President Donald Trump's tax returns

GOP states discover a tax hike they have to like: for roads

Apr 14, 2019

After passing waves of tax cuts in recent years, some Republican-dominated states decide it's time to make a big exception _ pushing for tax increases to fix roads that are crumbling from years of neglect

Can't file (or pay) taxes on time?

Apr 14, 2019

Don't fret but don't ignore: what to do if you can't file _ or pay _ your taxes on time

Kamala Harris is latest 2020 Dem contender to release taxes

Apr 14, 2019

Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris has released 15 years of tax returns, including her returns for 2018