If one goal of tax reform is to raise worker incomes, there are much more direct ways to go about doing so, writes Reed College economist Kimberly Clausing.
By Kimberly Clausing
Trump is expected to start speaking in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, at about 5:45 p.m. ET. Watch live here.
By JOSH BOAK and JILL COLVIN, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will speak from the White House about new rules aimed at deterring "tax inversions."…
By Associated Press
Corporate profits, as a percent of GDP, have doubled in the past 40 years. But where's that money going? Not to hiring, paying higher wages or investing in equipment. Corporations are instead using their profits to further reward shareholders. And…
By Nick Hanauer
By Jim Kuhnhenn, Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
President Barack Obama's budget will propose an ambitious six-year, $478 billion public works program of highway, bridge and transit upgrades, half of it financed with a one-time mandatory tax on profits that U.S. companies have amassed overseas, White House officials…
By Simone Pathe
States lower their corporate tax rates to attract new businesses. But who actually sees the economic benefits of lower corporate tax rates -- the firm owners and their shareholders, the workers or the land owners in that state? A new…
By Laurence Kotlikoff
Ending the corporate income tax may be the best way to make corporations, and not American workers, bear the tax burden that comes with corporate profits, argues Larry Kotlikoff.
In other news Wednesday, a team from the U.N.'s nuclear watchdog agency ended a two-day mission to Iran, but the delegation's head said talks failed to yield any significant progress. Also, nearly 50 people were killed in Argentina when a…
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