SATURDAY, DEC. 10, 2016, 7:05 A.M.
Koch Industries Inc., the influential private firm headed by billionaire Republican supporters Charles and David Koch, slammed a key element of the House Republicans’ plan to overhaul corporate taxes, saying …
THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2016, 1:59 P.M.
Idaho could be on track to finish the fiscal year with $139 million in surplus tax revenue if a new forecast released Thursday holds true.
THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2016, 1:45 P.M.
McDonald’s Corp. shrugged off Brexit by announcing plans to switch its non-U.S. tax base to the U.K., ditching tiny Luxembourg where its fiscal arrangements are under attack from European Union …
THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2016, 10:23 A.M.
The Portland City Council has approved a first-of-its-kind tax on public companies that pay their chief executives vastly more than they pay an average worker.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 2:43 P.M.
We don’t know yet, for certain, how Donald Trump and Mike Pence convinced Carrier to reverse course and decide not to ship close to 1,000 Indiana jobs to Mexico. What …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 8:15 A.M.
President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Treasury Department on Wednesday called reforming the nation’s tax code his top priority, promising significant tax breaks for the middle class but no …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 7:59 A.M.
Air conditioning company Carrier Corp. says it has reached a deal with President-elect Donald Trump to keep nearly 1,000 jobs in Indiana. Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence plan to …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 7:55 A.M.
Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump’s expected choice to be the nation’s 77th treasury secretary, has had a long history as a successful financial executive and a shorter but significant period …
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 11:50 A.M.
Montana lawmakers will be asked to consider placing a tax on the sale of medical marijuana.
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 8:48 A.M.
A World Trade Organization panel on Monday ruled that Washington state offered billions in illegal tax breaks to plane maker Boeing, and that the U.S. government must take action to …
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 1:39 P.M.
State officials have permanently revoked the medical license of a New Jersey doctor who recently admitted concealing more than $3.6 million to evade taxes and pay kickbacks for referrals.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 9:24 A.M.
President-elect Donald Trump’s charitable foundation has apparently admitted to the IRS that it violated a legal prohibition against “self-dealing,” which bars nonprofit leaders from using their charity’s money to help …
MONDAY, NOV. 14, 2016, 3:23 P.M.
Voters in Olympia have rejected an income tax on the city’s highest earners.
FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016, 8:20 P.M.
During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump proposed sweeping changes that could have huge implications for the average American’s finances. Since winning the election, Trump has yet to release many specifics …
FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016, 4:46 P.M.
The question marks surrounding President-elect Donald Trump’s victory Tuesday extend to Washington’s marijuana industry.
THURSDAY, NOV. 3, 2016, 2:35 P.M.
President Barack Obama’s 2013 tax increases for wealthy Americans neither slowed their income growth nor hurt the economy, according to a study that taps into a key debate in the …
THURSDAY, NOV. 3, 2016, 10:55 A.M.
The number of people who reported having phony tax returns filed in their names fell by more than 50 percent this year from 2015, the Internal Revenue Service said Thursday.
TUESDAY, OCT. 4, 2016, 12:58 P.M.
The bombshell leak of portions of Donald Trump’s 1995 tax returns show that he declared a minuscule wage income that year for a man of his wealth and corporate responsibilities.
MONDAY, OCT. 3, 2016, 4:10 P.M.
Donald Trump addressed the intense national scrutiny of his taxes Monday, saying at a rally here that he “brilliantly used” tax laws to his advantage.
SUNDAY, OCT. 2, 2016, 2:46 P.M.
Donald Trump’s campaign, reeling Sunday after a report that the business mogul may not have paid taxes for as many as 18 years after declaring a $916 million loss on …
SATURDAY, OCT. 1, 2016, 8:21 P.M.
Donald Trump declared a loss of $916 million on his income tax returns for 1995, and – because of tax rules that favor wealthy real estate investors – he could …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 27, 2016, 11:14 A.M.
In Covington, Kentucky, a small city of 40,000 just outside Cincinnati, times could be better. Median household income is just around $35,000. Twenty percent of the population doesn’t have health …
MONDAY, SEPT. 19, 2016, 6:01 P.M.
Donald Trump’s tax plan may cost $1.5 trillion over the next decade more than he has projected and skew even more to the wealthy, according to a nonpartisan analysis released …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 15, 2016, 10:45 A.M.
A last-minute deal between conservatives and GOP leaders in the House averted votes expected Thursday on a measure to impeach the commissioner of the IRS.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 15, 2016
With decline of landlines, Spokane Valley faces a tough reality: Switch utility tax to natural gas or power, or run out of road maintenance funds.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14, 2016, 1:30 P.M.
A 26-year-old Marine Corps veteran has launched a crowdfunding campaign that he says will donate $6 million to veterans organizations if Donald Trump releases his tax returns. The campaign, which …
SATURDAY, SEPT. 10, 2016, 11:33 A.M.
The Court of Appeals has ruled that a ballot measure to create an income tax for some city of Olympia residents should appear on the November ballot.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 4, 2016, 6:43 A.M.
Chinese President Xi Jinping called Sunday for leaders of the United States, Germany and other major economies to resist pressure to raise trade barriers as they opened a summit amid …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 4, 2016, 5:29 A.M.
Republican vice presidential hopeful Mike Pence is ready to release his tax returns. But don’t expect the same from Donald Trump.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 31, 2016, 12:39 P.M.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is criticizing a European ruling that Apple owes more than $14.5 billion in back taxes. He says the decision may spur Congress to finally address …