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The International Monetary Fund's Recipe for Continued Poverty in the Developing World

The cossetted bureaucrats at the International Monetary Fund are on a roll. In the past few months, they’ve published reports pushing a very misguided and statist agenda. 826 more words

Economics

Why Does Sweden Have So Many Start-Ups?

“Sweden used to have a heavily regulated economy in which public monopolies dominated the market, which made it difficult for such replacements to occur, but regulations have since been eased. 252 more words

Business Regulations

What your Tax Code means

Letters in your tax code refer to your situation and how it affects your Personal Allowance. 223 more words

Accounting

Senate Plan Threatens State and Local Tax Deduction

Thursday evening, the Senate passed the FY2018 Budget reconciliation spending blueprint, paving the way for a potential $1.5 trillion tax cut. In a misguided effort to provide a pay for an ambition tax reform plan yet to be seen, Senator Shelley Moore Capito (W.Va.) proposed an amendment that opens the door to a cap or elimination of deductibility of the state and local tax deduction (SALT). 498 more words

General

Will reducing the corporate tax rate actually lead to increased wages?

Democrats and others are claiming that the proposed Republican tax package’s reduction in the corporate tax rate is a sham and a ruse to benefit the one percent. 264 more words

Taxation

Switzerland consults on AEOI Agreement with HK

The Swiss Federal Council has opened consultations on the implementation of new automatic tax information exchange (AEOI) agreement with Hong Kong.

The agreement with Hong Kong was signed on October 13, the same day as the Federal Council launched the consultation. 102 more words

Business And Economy