Washington state lawmakers voted down a bill on Friday that would have linked billions of dollars in state tax breaks to Boeing Co employment levels. The 7-8 vote in the House Finance committee means the measure will not advance to a floor vote. The credits, which the state estimated to be worth nearly $9 billion over 16 years, are expected to generate an es […]
The Pentagon will ask for more than $7 billion for the fight against Islamic State, up about 35 percent from the previous year's budget request to Congress, and wants a fourfold increase for military training and exercises in Europe to support NATO allies. Obama will ask for $1.1 billion in new funding to expand treatment for people addicted to heroin a […]
The U.S. Internal Revenue Service said on Wednesday it is experiencing computer failure across several systems and temporarily cannot accept many taxpayer returns. "A number of taxpayer and tax practitioner tools are unavailable," it said.
Paying for college? You might be able to benefit from a tax credit or a tax deduction on your 2015 tax return. Here's what you need to know about the American Opportunity Credit, Lifetime Learning Credit, ...
Negotiations between Greece and its creditors on the first review of the country's bailout will resume Monday, against the backdrop of ongoing demonstrations by farmers protesting pension reforms imposed by international lenders. The Greek finance ministry confirmed the resumption of the talks, which come as farmers continue to blockade highways in seve […]