Tax News

Tax Law May Send Factories and Jobs Abroad, Critics Say

Supporters say the recently approved tax law will help American multinationals compete more aggressively overseas. Others see incentives to put factor...
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Taxes as Charity? New Jersey Towns Try to Elude G.O.P. Tax Law

Three mayors said they would create charitable trusts as a workaround for residents hurt by the measure’s cap on state and local tax deductions....
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Restructuring New York’s Taxes Sounds Good. Now for the Details.

A proposal for a new payroll tax faces a barrage of practical questions about how it might be implemented, and then sold to wary business leaders....
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Can States Fix the G.O.P. Tax Law?

With the Republican law seeming to target Democratic states for pain, governors are trying to avoid the damage....
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Tax Bill Hysteria

Opposition to the bill is a gift to the G.O.P....
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Life, Death and Taxes in Inequality City

There is a lot we still don’t know about how the Republican tax plan will play out in New York, but there’s enough to be dispirited about in the m...
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Tax Bill Is Great for Accountants — Unless They Have Holiday Plans

Working vacations. Pizza-fueled all-nighters. Overflowing inboxes. Auditors, analysts and accountants are racing to dissect the new tax law....
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Enjoy your tax cuts while they last

The GOP tax plan will give many households tax cuts in the first several years. But those cuts will expire and a key provision will raise many people'...
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How the Republican Tax Plan Uses School Savings to Hurt States

Money meant for public schools will go to private families....
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How to Build a Tax Calculator That’s Actually Useful

The Business Day reporter Ben Casselman walks through how The Times constructed a tool to help readers assess what the tax overhaul means for them....
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How Prepaying State and Local Taxes Could Save You Money

The tax bill bans 2017 deductions for prepayment of 2018 state income tax. But the rules differ for prepaid property taxes and fourth-quarter income t...
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New tax code will still be complicated despite GOP promise to simplify

Republicans said their plan would make taxes easy to prepare, and indeed the final bill gets points for some simplification. But the whole story, like...
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GOP tax bill: Here's what people are saying

The vast majority of statements from business, advocacy and trade groups have major concerns with the 1,000-page bill....
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Tax bill and your tuition: Here's what to expect

GOP leaders have agreed to save the student loan interest deduction and keep tuition waivers for graduate students tax-free....
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Attention, teachers: You can keep your deduction for classroom supplies

Currently, teachers can deduct up to $250 for classroom materials from their taxable income. That won't change....
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How tax reform could hinder innovation in the U.S.

By failing to repeal the alternative minimum tax in their tax reform bill, Senate Republicans inadvertently undermined the research and development ta...
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How the GOP tax bills hurt undocumented immigrants

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13 ways the tax bills would affect people: Senate and House differ on key points

You'll be hearing a lot in coming days about the differences between the Senate and House tax bills. Here's your guide....
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