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Trump’s Tax Plan: Cut Corporate Taxes, Three Brackets for Income Taxes

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 5:33pm 4/26/2017 at 5:33pm
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Secretary of Treasury Steven Mnuchin and National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn spoke to the press at the White House today about President Donald Trump’s tax reform plan. Trump wants to slash the corporate tax rate to 15%, which I covered yesterday. But he also wants to place income taxes for...

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Trump Pursuing a 15% Corporate Tax Rate

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 10:00am 4/25/2017 at 10:00am

President Donald Trump has offered us a little hint into the tax reform plan he wants to unveil on Wednesday. He has demanded aides to draft a plan that cuts ...

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ExxonMobil Denied Sanctions Waiver to Drill in Russia

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 21, 2017 at 7:00pm 4/21/2017 at 7:00pm

The Treasury Department has rejected a request from ExxonMobil to waive Russian sanctions in order for the oil company to drill with PAO Rosneft.

The department received sanctions years ago after Russia invaded Ukraine and annexed Crimea. ExxonMobil, which Secretary of State Rex Tillerson headed, had made plans with Rosneft to drill...

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Trump to Include Dodd-Frank, Taxes in Latest Executive Order

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 21, 2017 at 2:30pm 4/21/2017 at 2:30pm
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President Donald Trump will sign an executive order for Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to target financial regulations from former President Barack Obama that have caused companies trouble to conduct business.

Mnuchin has said that the orders from Trump “are meant to emphasize the administration’s economic priorities to the American people.” This includes...

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GOP Senators Ask Treasury to End ‘Too Big to Fail’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:30am 3/30/2017 at 7:30am
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The Republicans on the Senate Banking Committee have asked Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to end the “too big to fail” policy for non-banks. From The Hill:

Ten of the Banking panel’s 12 Republicans wrote to Mnuchin, asking him to freeze the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s (FSOC) ability to classify as “systemically important...

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Tax reform takes spotlight after Obamacare repeal fails in Congress

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 7:30am 3/26/2017 at 7:30am
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Now that the GOP healthcare bill is dead, the administration will more than likely set its eyes on tax reform. However, this could very well end like the healthcare bill.

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) insisted that the party has “more agreement” when it comes to tax reform while Treasury Secretary Steven...

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McConnell, White House Battle Over Tax Reform Timeline

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 10, 2017 at 5:30pm 3/10/2017 at 5:30pm
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Tax reform has been at the forefront of GOP policy issues in Washington. Under the Trump administration, tax reform includes a proposed border adjustment tax or tariff. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and the White House want tax reform legislation in the works by August, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said an...

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Senate Confirms Mnuchin for Treasury

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 13, 2017 at 7:00pm 2/13/2017 at 7:00pm

The Senate has confirmed Steven Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary for President Donald Trump’s Cabinet.

As expected, all Republicans voted for Mnuchin. It was expected to go down party lines, but West Virginia Democrat Senator Joe Manchin voted yes as well. The vote ended 53-47.

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Sessions Approved While GOP Changes Committee Rules to Approve Price, Mnuchin

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 1:03pm 2/1/2017 at 1:03pm

Senate Republicans found a way to end the Democrat boycott of approval votes for President Donald Trump’s Cabinet. The Republicans on the Senate Finance Committee changed the rule stating at least one member from each party must attend a meeting for the committee to do its work.

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Reports: Trump to Pick Banker Steven Mnuchin for Treasury Secretary

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 7:00pm 11/29/2016 at 7:00pm
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The New York Times reports Donald Trump will officially announce Steven Mnuchin’s appointment to the post of Treasury Secretary as soon as Wednesday. Mnuchin as no government experience (though that’s not terribly uncommon for Treasury Secretaries), but served as Trump’s Campaign Finance Director.

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