2017-12-12

20% vs. 22%: The Tension Over Two Points in the Corporate Tax Rate

December 12, 2017 04:25 AM

As House and Senate lawmakers continue hashing out differences between their tax-overhaul bills, some are pushing a less-drastic cut in the corporate tax rate to find money for a variety of interests.

2017-12-05

CEOs on the Tax Plans: Watching the Details

December 05, 2017 01:01 AM

Technology, banking and other industries mounted a new round of lobbying Monday to save a wide range of tax breaks following the last-minute switch in the federal tax overhaul by the U.S. Senate.

2017-12-05

Businesses Push to Repeal Corporate AMT

December 05, 2017 01:01 AM

Technology, banking and other industries mounted a new round of lobbying Monday to save a wide range of tax breaks following the last-minute switch in the federal tax overhaul by the U.S. Senate.

2017-12-01

For Multinationals, the Tax Bill’s Good Likely Outweighs the Bad

December 01, 2017 10:30 AM

There’s a lot for multinational companies to like in the tax-overhaul legislation under consideration in Congress—and some provisions to worry about.

2017-11-03

As Economy Gains Strength, Companies Sell (and Spend) More

November 03, 2017 10:15 AM

Profits are healthy at large U.S. companies, but earnings growth was pinched in the third quarter by higher materials and labor costs, as well as the impact of three major hurricanes on insurers.

2017-10-30

Equifax Says Departing CEO Won’t Get $5.2 Million in Severance Pay

October 30, 2017 12:19 PM

As proposals for a federal tax overhaul take shape this week, companies are preparing for a crucial lobbying effort. To do so, they are mobilizing a potent tool: their employees.