Taxation

Trump pushes to keep tax returns from NY prosecutor, eyes possible Supreme Court appeal

Trump pushes to keep tax returns from NY prosecutor, eyes possible Supreme Court appeal

Published 31/08/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday urged a federal appeals court not to let Manhattan’s top prosecutor have his tax returns, saying [more…]

Column: Trump tax deferral poses a bigger threat to Social Security than you might think

Column: Trump tax deferral poses a bigger threat to Social Security than you might think

Published 13/08/2020

CHICAGO (Reuters) - What happens to Social Security if we eliminate its funding? That is the question to ask after Donald Trump signed a presidential [more…]

Trump signs coronavirus relief orders after talks with Congress break down

Trump signs coronavirus relief orders after talks with Congress break down

Published 10/08/2020

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump signed executive orders on Saturday partly restoring enhanced unemployment payments to the tens of millions of Americans who [more…]

Factbox: Tax cuts, reduced unemployment benefits: What’s in Trump’s coronavirus executive orders

Factbox: Tax cuts, reduced unemployment benefits: What’s in Trump’s coronavirus executive orders

Published 10/08/2020

(Reuters) - After failing to reach a deal with the U.S. Congress for a fresh round of coronavirus pandemic relief, President Donald Trump signed a [more…]

Trump vows to suspend U.S. payroll tax after coronavirus aid talks with Congress break down

Trump vows to suspend U.S. payroll tax after coronavirus aid talks with Congress break down

Published 08/08/2020

WASHINGTON/BEDMINSTER, N.J. (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to unilaterally suspend payroll taxes and extend expired coronavirus unemployment benefits after negotiations with congressional Democrats [more…]

UK PM Johnson praises Northern Ireland’s Hume as a ‘political giant’

UK PM Johnson praises Northern Ireland’s Hume as a ‘political giant’

Published 03/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Irish peacemaker John Hume was a “political giant” who did so much to help bring an end to the Troubles in Northern [more…]

Russia to scrap Cyprus tax deal after talks fail: finance ministry

Russia to scrap Cyprus tax deal after talks fail: finance ministry

Published 03/08/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s finance ministry said on Monday it would scrap an agreement with Cyprus aimed at avoiding double taxation after talks to modify [more…]

G20 finance officials eye solution to digital tax row this year

G20 finance officials eye solution to digital tax row this year

Published 18/07/2020

WASHINGTON/BERLIN (Reuters) - Finance officials from the Group of 20 major economies on Saturday vowed to resolve major differences over taxing big tech companies and [more…]

UK government to make Huawei statement on Tuesday

UK government to make Huawei statement on Tuesday

Published 13/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - British minister Oliver Dowden will make a statement to parliament on Huawei some time after 1130 GMT on Tuesday, the opposition Labour [more…]

UK will place priority on national security in Huawei decision, minister says

UK will place priority on national security in Huawei decision, minister says

Published 13/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will place a “huge priority” on national security when considering Chinese telecoms firm Huawei’s role in the country’s 5G network, justice [more…]