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  • WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 13: Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA).

    Democrats will call for candidates to disclose 10 years of tax returns as part of a comprehensive ethics reform package known as HR1.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 24- The U.S. Internal Revenue Service is due to start sifting through an avalanche of annual tax returns on Monday, with a workforce hard-pressed by the partial government shutdown and Congress uncertain how to avoid chaos for taxpayers. In what could be a politically explosive chapter in the shutdown saga that already is 34 days long, analysts...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 17- The U.S. House of Representatives backed legislation on Thursday to keep sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, including aluminum firm Rusal, but the Trump administration is expected to lift them as soon as Friday. But the vote was only symbolic, after a similar measure failed in the Republican-led Senate on...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 17- The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday backed legislation to keep sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, including aluminum firm Rusal, but the Trump administration is expected to lift them as soon as Friday. The Democratic-led House voted by an overwhelming 362 to 53 in favor of a resolution of disapproval...

  • *France, Germany propose tax focused on online ad revenue. BRUSSELS, Dec 4- European Union finance ministers failed to agree a tax on digital revenues on Tuesday, despite a last minute Franco-German plan to salvage the proposal by narrowing its focus to companies like Google and Facebook. The tax requires the support of all 28 EU states, including small, low-tax...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 27- Senate Democrats reacted with anger and derision on Tuesday to a Republican tax bill unveiled late Monday night without warning by the top tax law writer in the U.S. House of Representatives, just days before it was expected to be voted on by the House. In the 100- seat Senate, where the bill would need 60 votes to advance, its outlook was unclear in a...

  • Ways and Means chairman Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, conducts a news conference on issues including the GOP's tax reform bill, in the House studio after a meeting of the GOP Conference on April 17, 2018.

    A Republican who will soon step down as chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives tax committee late on Monday released a sweeping, nearly 300-page tax bill that he said would affect Americans' retirement savings, numerous business tax breaks and redesign the Internal Revenue Service.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 26- A Republican who will soon step down as chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives tax committee late on Monday released a sweeping, nearly 300- page tax bill that he said would affect Americans' retirement savings, numerous business tax breaks and redesign the Internal Revenue Service. Representative Kevin Brady, chairman of the House...

  • Nov 8- The trade landscape in the U.S. House of Representatives will shift significantly next year following Democrats' seizure of control in Tuesday's elections. Pelosi also has applauded Trump's initial round of tariffs against China, citing the need to combat China's "brazenly unfair trade policies". Richard Neal of Massachusetts is expected to become...

  • Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT)

    As Republicans try to juice voter enthusiasm and hold control of Congress, Trump proposed a tax cut that appeared to catch congressional leaders and even some White House officials off guard.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 23- The top Republican lawmaker on tax policy in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Tuesday that he is working with the White House and Treasury to develop a new 10 percent middle-class tax cut plan that President Donald Trump began touting over the weekend. Representative Kevin Brady, who chairs the tax-writing House Ways and Means...

  • Trade Representative's office told Congress on Tuesday it intends to open trade talks with the European Union, the United Kingdom and Japan. Under fast-track rules, the United States cannot start talks with the EU, Japan and the United Kingdom until 90 days after notifying Congress. The letters from Lighthizer to Congress come weeks after the United States won...

  • Chairman of the House Ways and Means Kevin Brady

    After a bombshell report by The New York Times, Democrats on the Ways and Means Committee say they would work to obtain Trump's tax returns if they win back the House in the November midterm elections. 

  • House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) speaks during a news conference with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and fellow House Republicans following the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in the Rayburn Room at the U.S Capitol November 16, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    Republicans have sped legislation through the House to expand their massive new tax law, capping their session for the year as they rush out of town to face voters in the November elections. 

  • WASHINGTON/ OTTAWA, Sept 19- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday he wanted to see flexibility from the United States if the two sides are to reach a deal on renewing NAFTA, which Washington insists must be finished by the end of the month. "We're interested in what could be a good deal for Canada but we're going to need to see a certain amount of...

  • WASHINGTON/ OTTAWA, Sept 19- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday he wanted to see flexibility from the United States if the two sides are to reach a deal on renewing NAFTA, which Washington insists must be finished by the end of the month. "We're interested in what could be a good deal for Canada but we're going to need to see a certain amount of...

  • Rep. Kevin Brady

    House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, said "the time is short before the election" to approve Republican tax bills.

  • Rep. Kevin Brady

    The House Ways and Means chairman says he's optimistic for a new U.S.-Canada trade agreement before Oct. 1.

  • Rep. Kevin Brady on tax reform 2.0, Brett Kavanuagh and trade

    Congressman Kevin Brady (R-Texas), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss tax reform 2.0, thoughts on the issues facing Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing, Hurricane Florence and trade.

  • Rep. Kevin Brady: Treat Kavanaugh accuser fairly and him fairly

    Congressman Kevin Brady (R-Texas), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss tax reform 2.0, thoughts on the issues facing Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing, and trade.