All posts tagged "tax"
EU tries to keep multinationals from using tax loopholes
BRUSSELS — European Union finance ministers agreed Tuesday to new rules aimed at preventing multinational companies from exploiting differences in tax rates between countries in the 28-country EU and those outside the bloc. At a meeting in...
- Posted February 21, 2017
Why It Matters: IRS
WASHINGTON – THE ISSUE: The Internal Revenue Service touches everyone, not just taxpayers but anyone who receives a government check, drives on roads made possible by tax revenue or sends a child to a school helped by...
- Posted October 19, 2016
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americans
WASHINGTON – For America’s wealthiest families, the presidential campaign presents a stark choice: a big tax increase if Hillary Clinton wins the election – or a big tax cut if Donald Trump wins. For everyone else? Right...
- Posted October 10, 2016
Puerto Rico sugar industry revival announced
Governor assures reimbursement of $300 million annually from the federal rum cover-over excise tax
- Posted September 19, 2016
Puerto Rican Diaspora in Philadelphia Rejects Promesa
SAN JUAN – Various Puerto Rican diaspora organizations in Philadelphia marched against the recently enacted Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Act, or Promesa, and its establishment of the Financial Oversight and Management Board for the...
- Posted July 25, 2016
House Approves Tax Reimbursement Credit Bill
SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rico House of Representatives approved a bill Monday afternoon that would give taxpayers the choice of keeping any tax reimbursements as credit toward the payment of government services, fines or penalties. ...
- Posted January 11, 2016