Issues / Finance
Congress needs to shut down offshore tax shelters without rewarding the corporations that built them.
The SEC finally moves, ever so slightly, against wagers that reward CEOs when their companies fail.
Spending a dollar on the IRS adds $255 to the federal budget.
With all the NFL scandals from this past season, the one that has received the least attention is the easiest to solve: the league’s tax-exempt status.
Obama officials have presented the big bank fee as an alternative to a financial transaction tax — but these taxes address two very different problems.
The White House is going after the tax code provision that lets the super rich avoid billions of dollars of taxes.
As European countries engage in advanced negotiations over the first regional financial transaction tax, this memo aims to answer some frequently asked questions about the issue.
While the European Union’s new banker pay standards may be imperfect, they do represent tougher regulations that the U.S. can learn from.
As world leaders prepared to announce their actions on climate yesterday, thousands of people flooded the streets of New York City calling for wealthy nations to put money into the Green Climate Fund and demanding that none of it goes to finance dirty energy.
As climate activists converge on New York, world leaders will meet behind closed doors with corporate honchos who bank on fossil fuels.