Taxes

President Donald J. Trump participates in a Cabinet Meeting, February 12, 2019 at the White House in Washington, DC.
Chris Kleponis / Sipa USA
May 18, 2019 - 6:33 pm
WASHINGTON (AP ) — For all of President Donald Trump's talk of winning, his lawyers are using a legal argument that many scholars say is a pretty sure loser as his team tries to defy congressional attempts to investigate him. Yet they may end up delaying the investigations with their argument, and...
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Same-sex marriage supporters hug outside the Legislative Yuan in Taipei, Taiwan, Friday, May 17, 2019, after Taiwan's legislature has passed a law allowing same-sex marriage in a first for Asia.
Chiang Ying-ying/AP Photo
May 17, 2019 - 7:18 am
By Ralph Jennings, Associated Press TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's legislature voted Friday to legalize same-sex marriage, a first in Asia and a boost for LGBT rights activists who had championed the cause for two decades. Lawmakers pressured by LGBT groups as well as by church organizations...
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David Madden
May 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- A year ago, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed a law that gave towns, counties and school districts a way to help taxpayers get around new federal limits on deductions they can take for state and local tax payments. So how’s it going? Not one town in the state has...
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event for the Wounded Warrior Project Soldier Ride in the East Room of the White House on April 26, 2018, in Washington, DC. (Photo by Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA)
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May 10, 2019 - 4:49 pm
By Lauren Fox, CNN (CNN) -- House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal has issued subpoenas for President Donald Trump's tax returns, the committee told CNN on Friday, an escalation in the fight for the President's personal financial records and the latest step this week in Democrats'...
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A barge pushes a container ship to the dockyard in Qingdao.
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May 10, 2019 - 7:31 am
BEIJING (AP) — President Donald Trump's latest tariff hike on Chinese goods took effect Friday and Beijing said it would retaliate, escalating a battle over China's technology ambitions and other trade tensions. The Trump administration raised duties on $200 billion of Chinese imports to 25% from...
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New York senators
Tim Roske/AP
May 08, 2019 - 3:05 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's Senate easily approved a bill Wednesday that would allow three congressional committees to get access to President Donald Trump's state tax returns, giving Democrats a potential end-run around the administration's refusal to disclose the president's federal returns...
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Andrew Harnik/AP
May 08, 2019 - 11:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday acknowledged taking massive tax write offs for real estate losses topping $1 billion from the mid-1980s to mid-1990s, calling it "sport" among developers like himself during that period. Trump was reacting to a New York Times report Tuesday that...
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In this June 20, 2018 file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Duluth, Minn.
Jim Mone/AP Photo, File
April 15, 2019 - 7:46 am
By Steve Karnowski, Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — President Donald Trump will use Tax Day on Monday to visit Minnesota, an erstwhile Democratic stronghold he hopes to flip in 2020 after nearly winning it in 2016. Questions remain, however, about just how much he's politically benefiting...
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Lynne Adkins
April 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you haven't already filed your tax return, time is running out. This is your last weekend, your tax return must be filed electronically or postmarked at the local post office by midnight Monday. If you're worried this still isn't enough time to finish, you can file...
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Maryanne Trump Barry
Julie Jacobson/AP, file
April 11, 2019 - 2:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's sister has retired as a federal appellate judge in Philadelphia, ending a civil misconduct inquiry launched after a report that she participated in Trump family schemes to dodge taxes. The retirement of Maryanne Trump Barry was revealed in an April 1 order...
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