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The U.S. tax code needs a radical overhaul to fight so-called "inversion" M&A, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew writes in The Washington Post.
Hospira could use an acquisition of the Danone business to redomicle its tax headquarters in France in a deal known as a tax inversion.
As the economy hums along and the market rises, now is the time to bulletproof your portfolio against volatility that can strike any time.
An extensive system of storms that flattened homes, flooded neighborhoods and triggered tornadoes, reignited and threatened yet more damage Monday.
The rich are increasingly enamored with private equity investing after a decade of strong returns.
Here are ways you can pay off your mortgage early, starting with the simplest and moving toward the most complex.
There's no doubt about the underlying reasons for fund managers' success: When they turn in an outstanding performance, it's just a matter of dumb luck.
Here's a taste of seven gimmicks, accompanied by some advice to chew on.
Additional rules and enforcement from federal agencies have a majority of employers worried about how to run their firms.
Bose on Friday sued Beats for infringing on patents for its noise-canceling headphones, claiming it has marketed similar products.
As prices for meat and seafood push higher due to droughts and disease, processed foods keep down food inflation.
Alan C. Greenberg, the Wall Street legend behind Bear Stearns' during its rise and collapse during the recession, is dead at 86. NYT reports.
The immigration position of the border agents is non grata with its parent, the AFL-CIO, which has lobbied hard for immigration reform.
U.S. shale has put the country on the same terrain as Saudi Arabia and Russia. In the process, it may turn oil into a safe haven.
If "Made in the USA" is really a national economic goal, then Congress needs to fix the problem here at home, says tax consultant Tim Larson.
President Obama has never pushed hard for corporate tax reform, so his new stance is pure politics, Politico's Ben White says.
A workers' revolt at Market Basket supermarkets has led to empty store shelves, angry customers and support for a boycott from politicians.
The family decided to take a lump sum payment of $14 million, which is worth about $10 million after taxes.
Economists shaved growth expectations for the second quarter after the June durable goods report revealed weak shipments and dampened hopes for business spending.
Orders for big-ticket U.S. manufactured goods rose strongly in June, a sign of increased business spending and better growth.
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