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An Investigation into Treasury
January 17, 2020
Treasury’s Inspector General’s office will investigate TCJA’s Opportunity Zones.
Signed, Sealed, To Be Delivered
January 16, 2020
President Trump signed a partial trade deal with China.
The Federal Budget, a SALT Workaround for Pass-throughs
January 15, 2020
In case you missed it, the US budget deficit is up again.
Reforming a Tax Expenditure, Disproportionate Harm
January 14, 2020
More budget blues for the IRS.
Popular Support for Taxing Wealth (in Theory)
January 13, 2020
Reuters/Ipsos Poll: Majority of Americans support higher taxes on the wealthy.
Phase One For China Trade, Refunds for Nonprofits, and Assessing Opportunity Zones
January 10, 2020
Trade news from China and the Senate.
Taxpayers, Taxing the Wealthy, and a Redesigned Tax Incentive
January 9, 2020
National Taxpayer Advocate lists three IRS challenges.
Tax Revenues: Business as (Un)usual
January 8, 2020
You can file your 2019 tax returns starting January 27.
State and Local Tax Breaks in Vain?
January 7, 2020
New study finds little evidence that state and local business tax incentives increase economic growth.
A Free File Fix, Abuse Unabated
January 6, 2020
The IRS makes one fix: The agency says it will make Free File more accessible.
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