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  1. NY Times Calls Trump Tax Cut Proposal A ‘Laughable Stunt’

    Rinf.com - U.S. 04.27 / 18:26 rinf.com
    Editorial accuses Trump of leading “a gang of plutocrats looking to enrich themselves” Steve WatsonPrison Planet.comApril 27 2017 The New York Times, which has been repeatedly flogged by President Trump as a ‘failing’ newspaper, published an editorial late Wednesday declaring that Trump’s proposed tax plan is ‘laughable’. The piece calls Trump’s proposal a “laughable stunt by […]…
  2. Oklahoma struggles to pay for schools after slashing taxes

    Muskogeephoenix.com - Muskogee 04.27 / 18:24 muskogeephoenix.com
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Four years ago, Oklahoma's oil patch was booming, unemployment was falling and state lawmakers were debating what to do with $200 million in surplus r…
  3. Early 'kudos' for Trump's proposed tax plans

    Onenewsnow.com - Religion 04.27 / 18:23 onenewsnow.com
    President Trump's tax proposals for Congress, announced yesterday, are being viewed as a good start by groups advocating limited government and free…
  4. The Trump tax plan will likely look totally different if it is actually passed

    President Donald Trump debuted his long-awaited tax-reform proposal on Wednesday. But experts say it's too early to read anything into the fine print of the…
  5. Here's how the 'biggest tax cut in history' could impact stocks

    There's no denying that President Donald Trump's proposed "biggest tax cut" in US history, which would lower the corporate tax rate to 15% from 35%, will boost cash flow to US corporations and ultimately help their bottom line. That's simple…
  6. Oklahoma struggles to pay for schools after slashing taxes

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Four years ago, Oklahoma's oil patch was booming, unemployment was falling and state lawmakers were debating what to do with $200 million in surplus r…
  7. US Postal Service blocks pot farm from shipping tax money

    Ktva.com - Alaska (AK) 04.27 / 18:18 ktva.com
    JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – An Alaska marijuana retailer’s tax payment has been sent back to the business after the U.S. Postal Service refused to ship the money. The Juneau Empire reported Wednesday that Rainforest Farms had tried to send a box full of cash to pay its taxes, but the post office says “any proceeds […] The post US Postal Service blocks pot farm from shipping tax money appeared first on KTVA…
  8. Nets Declare Class Warfare, Grill Treasury Sec Over ‘Tax Cuts for the Rich’

    Cnsnews.com - World 04.27 / 18:07 cnsnews.com
    In a series of contentious interviews on Thursday’s network morning shows, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin was forced to debate with anchors about whether President Trump’s tax plan was just “tax cuts for the rich” and even asked to swear an oath that the reform proposal would be revenue neutral…
  9. Rising Sun hopes to maintain tax rate despite revenue losses

    Cecildaily.com - Elkton 04.27 / 18:06 cecildaily.com
    RISING SUN — Town officials are hoping they'll be able to cut enough spending in next fiscal year's budget in order to maintain the current tax r…
  10. Seattle mayor tweaks soda tax proposal, adds diet drinks

    Mynorthwest.com-WA 04.27 / 18:02 mynorthwest.com
    Seattle Mayor Ed Murray's has adjusted his proposed soda tax by reducing the tax, but adding diet sodas to the…
  11. Oklahoma struggles to pay for schools after slashing taxes

    Kswo.com-OK 04.27 / 18:02 www.kswo.com
    Four years ago, Oklahoma's oil patch was booming, and state lawmakers were debating what to do with $200 million in surplus…
  12. Questions as Mississippi Seeks to Tax Online Lodging Rentals

    CLINTON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi's tax collector wants to make sure people renting rooms or vacation properties online pay sales and lodging taxes. Some people, though, told Revenue Department officials at a Wednesday hearing that the department was overstepping its legal power, as well as not correctly following procedures for issuing new government rules. At stake is whether Mississippi and local governments will collect tax from properties rented through services including Airbnb and …
  13. Illinois comptroller using tax-season revenue to pay bills

    Wqad.com - Iowa 04.27 / 18:01 wqad.com
    Illinois has been operating without a budget for nearly two…
  14. Sylvain Marveaux arrested in tax fraud investigation

    Nzherald.co.nz - Soccer 04.27 / 18:00 www.nzherald.co.nz
    PARIS (AP) " Former Newcastle midfielder Sylvain Marveaux is among the four people placed in custody in France as part of the investigation into suspected tax evasion and money laundering in the transfer of soccer players…
  15. Suburban mayors band together against property tax freeze

    Pantagraph.com - Illinois 04.27 / 18:00 pantagraph.com
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — City Hall is stepping into the statewide debate over freezing property t…
  16. Door seems closed completely to Trump tax returns release

    Tucsonnewsnow.com - Arizona 04.27 / 18:00 tucsonnewsnow.com
    President Donald Trump "has no intention" of releasing his tax returns to the…
  17. Oklahoma struggles to pay for schools after slashing taxes

    SFgate.com 04.27 / 17:58 sfgate.com
    Republicans who control state government successfully pushed to permanently reduce the state's top income tax rate, slash the oil and gas production tax rate from 7 percent to 2 percent and give more tax incentives to industry. [...] unwavering confidence in the wisdom of lower taxes has given way to a growing panic over how to pay for basic services such as schools, health care and public safety. The situation has deteriorated to the point where highway patrol troopers have been warned…
  18. Wall Street to Trump: Read our lips. Just fix taxes

    CNNMoney - Economy 04.27 / 17:56 money.cnn.com
    Wall Street's message to President Trump. Put down the phone. Forget about the wall and immigration. To paraphrase one of your predecessors -- read our lips. Just focus on taxes. That would be enough to keep the market rally…
  19. Wall Street to Trump: Read our lips. Just fix taxes

    CNNMoney - Markets 04.27 / 17:56 money.cnn.com
    Wall Street's message to President Trump. Put down the phone. Forget about the wall and immigration. To paraphrase one of your predecessors -- read our lips. Just focus on taxes. That would be enough to keep the market rally…
  20. N.S. Liberals bring in broad middle class tax cut in pre-election budget

    Atlantic.ctvnews.ca - Newfoundland 04.27 / 17:54 atlantic.ctvnews.ca
    Nova Scotia's Liberal government is bringing in a broad middle-class tax cut as it tables a budget with a $25.9-million surplus, seeding the ground for what many believe is an imminent election…