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Push to Simplify Taxes Is On But Don’t Touch Some Deductions

President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans have pledged to overhaul the nation's complex tax code. To slash taxes, they say they'll curb a web...

Americans Spent More on Taxes in ’16 Than Food, Clothing

The average American family spent more money on taxes in 2016 than they did on food and clothing, according to a new analysis.CNSNews.com cites a...

Cyber-Criminals Abandon Bitcoin; Homeland Admits “It’s A Lot More Legitimate Than People Think”

Regulators in the US, Europe and Asia who’ve sought to crack down on bitcoin – many of these regulators are also proponents of a...

Sen. Lee: GOP Has ‘Every Opportunity’ for Spending Reforms

Congressional Republicans have "every opportunity" in September to reform how money is spent in Washington, but care must be taken not to attempt to...

Trump’s Big Decision: Why Not Danielle DiMartino Booth For A Fed Post?

US President Donald Trump’s decision about who will replace Janet Yellen when her Federal Reserve chairmanship expires in February will be the biggest of...

Finding The Root Cause Of Recessions

Two things bear most of the blame: external shocks and economic volatility.The U.S. managed to avoid recession after the financial crisis, but Japan has...

Fed’s Mester Says Keep Up the ‘Gradual’ Pace on Rate Hikes

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester urged her colleagues to look past recent weak inflation data and to stick to their gradual...

US Taxpayers Spent $50 Million For Luxury Cars, Guns, & Booze To Mentor Afghan...

A foreign company hired by the U.S. government to mentor and train Afghan intelligence officers billed Uncle Sam for more than $50 million in...

US Futures Spike After Gary Cohn Promises Tax Reform By Year End

Having hugged the flatline for much of the overnight session, S&P futures have spiked after the FT released an exclusive interview with Gary Cohn...

Here’s How Many Americans Are Living Paycheck To Paycheck (Hint: It’s A Lot)

Is your family forced to count down the days each month until the next paycheck arrives?  If so, you're part of a staggering, and...

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