Taxes
  • How the Tax Cuts Could Raise Wages – and Why They Might Not

    By Michael Rainey

    Wages don’t seem to be rising in the wake of the corporate tax cuts that went into effect this year, and many critics of the GOP tax overhaul say there’s little reason to think they will. But the...

  • Are Tax Revenues Really Rising?

    By Michael Rainey

    A Wall Street Journal editorial this past weekend took aim at the idea that the Republican tax cuts have much to do with rising deficits. “Perhaps you’ve read that the federal budget deficit is...

  • A man walks his dog past a mural depicting factory workers in the historic Pullman neighborhood in Chicago November 20, 2014.      REUTERS/Andrew Nelles/File Photo

    Economic Growth Gets a Downgrade

    By Michael Rainey

    The Congressional Budget Office reduced its estimate for the growth rate of the U.S. economy in 2018 to 3.1 percent, down from its estimate of 3.3. percent in April. The CBO’s estimate for 2019...

  • FBI director says all surveillance complies with U.S. law

    The Tax Cuts Aren't Popular, So the GOP Is Talking About This Instead

    By The Fiscal Times Staff

    Republicans have found that their key legislative accomplishment in the last two years, the tax cuts passed in December, aren’t nearly as popular as they had hoped they would be, and the AP reports...

  • Who Gets the 20% Pass-Through Tax Break?

    By Michael Rainey and Yuval Rosenberg

    The Treasury Department released a 184-page set of guidelines Wednesday seeking to clarify just who gets to claim the new 20 percent tax deduction on pass-through business incomes. Overall, the rules...

Taxes Directory

Tags
Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 3:45pm
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 3:25pm
Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 5:15am
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 4:15am
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 12:54pm
Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 8:00am
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 5:15am
Friday, September 27, 2013 - 7:45pm
Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 3:15am
Friday, September 20, 2013 - 5:30am
Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 5:00am
Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 11:47am
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 12:07am
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 1:55pm
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 12:12am
Friday, December 21, 2012 - 1:05am
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 11:18am
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 9:05pm
Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 4:17pm
Friday, August 3, 2012 - 10:20am
Thursday, August 2, 2012 - 12:30am
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 3:09pm
Thursday, June 21, 2012 - 12:00am
Friday, March 23, 2012 - 12:05am
Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 7:26pm