Taxation

Warren’s Medicare for All plan attacked, parodied by Republicans, Democrats and ‘SNL’ show

Warren’s Medicare for All plan attacked, parodied by Republicans, Democrats and ‘SNL’ show

Published 04/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. presidential contender Elizabeth Warren’s $20.5 trillion plan to provide healthcare for all Americans was attacked on the weekend by Republicans and [more…]

Democrat Warren: Medicare for All would not raise U.S. middle-class taxes ‘one penny’

Democrat Warren: Medicare for All would not raise U.S. middle-class taxes ‘one penny’

Published 01/11/2019

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Friday proposed a $20.5 trillion Medicare for All plan that she said would not [more…]

Warren’s big healthcare plan relies on big assumptions

Warren’s big healthcare plan relies on big assumptions

Published 01/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren’s plan for universal healthcare rests on an assumption she can radically change an industry the size of [more…]

India’s tax unions irked by Modi’s switch to faceless assessment: letter

India’s tax unions irked by Modi’s switch to faceless assessment: letter

Published 15/10/2019

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Indian tax officials are pushing back against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new faceless tax assessment program, complaining about a lack of consultation [more…]

Your Money: U.S. tax reform further complicates federal student aid form

Your Money: U.S. tax reform further complicates federal student aid form

Published 03/10/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. tax reform is finally catching up with the college financial aid process, and the synchronization is off to a rocky [more…]

China urges ‘calm and rational’ resolution to U.S.-Sino trade war

China urges ‘calm and rational’ resolution to U.S.-Sino trade war

Published 30/09/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China hopes Beijing and Washington will resolve their trade dispute “with a calm and rational attitude”, Vice Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen said [more…]

Japan’s Aug factory output drops more than expected on slowing overseas demand

Japan’s Aug factory output drops more than expected on slowing overseas demand

Published 30/09/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s industrial output shrank more than expected in August in the latest warning that the economy and its manufacturers are facing intensifying [more…]

Japan to monitor sales tax hike impact, stands ready to act -econmin

Japan to monitor sales tax hike impact, stands ready to act -econmin

Published 30/09/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Economy Minister Yasutoshi Nishimura said on Monday he would watch the impact of the October sales tax hike on the economy [more…]

EU ready to act alone on digital tax if no global deal in 2020

EU ready to act alone on digital tax if no global deal in 2020

Published 27/09/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union commissioners-designate said the bloc should agree on a digital tax if no deal on the matter was reached at a [more…]

France, Germany blast Facebook’s Libra, back public cryptocurrency

France, Germany blast Facebook’s Libra, back public cryptocurrency

Published 13/09/2019

HELSINKI (Reuters) - France and Germany said on Friday that Facebook Inc’s (FB.O) Libra currency posed risks to the financial sector that could block its [more…]