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  • Paul Ryan: Tax bill differences to be resolved in conference

    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports the latest on tax reform from House Republicans' weekly press conference.

  • WASHINGTON— Speaker Paul Ryan: Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore' should step aside,' allegations against him' credible'.

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    House Speaker Paul Ryan says Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore "should step aside." Ryan says allegations against Moore "are credible."

  • Pedestrians walk by public housing in lower Manhattan.

    The House GOP tax plan cuts a type of bond that is used to finance at least half of the nation's affordable rental apartment buildings.

  • WASHINGTON— Senate Republicans have run into a problem with their proposed tax cuts: Under Senate rules, the cuts would expire after 10 years. "We have identified this consistently as one of the fundamental principles of tax reform," said Jared Walczak, a senior policy analyst at the conservative Tax Foundation. Enacting permanent tax cuts that that would raise...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 9- U.S. Senate Republicans unveiled a tax plan on Thursday that differed from the House of Representatives' version on several key fronts, including how they treat the corporate tax rate, the tax deduction for state and local taxes, and the estate tax. The Senate's timetable was less clear, with a formal bill yet to be drafted in that chamber, where...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 9- U.S. Senate Republicans unveiled a tax plan on Thursday that differed from the House of Representatives' version on several key fronts, including how they treat the corporate tax rate, the tax deduction for state and local taxes, and the estate tax. The House was set to vote on its measure next week after its tax-writing Ways and Means Committee...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 9- U.S. Senate Republicans unveiled a tax plan on Thursday that differed from legislation in the House of Representatives on several fronts, including how they treat the corporate tax rate, the tax deduction for state and local taxes and the estate tax. Investors worried about divergence between the House and Senate and the Senate's proposed...

  • House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) (L) sets down a copy of the current tax code as he and ranking member Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA) prepare for the first markup hearing of the proposed GOP tax reform legislation in the Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill November 6, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    Following the House Ways and Means Committee's approval, the full chamber could vote on the tax plan as early as next week.

  • President Donald Trump and fellow Republicans who control Congress have promised deep tax cuts that they say would energize the economy, but emerging differences in the Senate and House of Representatives proposals could complicate congressional passage. The Senate plan, like the House version, would cut the corporate tax rate to 20 percent from 35 percent,...

  • Speaker of House Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announce the Republican tax reform initiative accompanied by members of the Senate Finance Committee and House Ways and Means Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington DC Wednesday September 27, 2017.

    The GOP's proposed tax overhaul is putting the kibosh on your favorite deductions and credits. Get the most out of them now.

  • As the House of Representatives' tax committee put the finishing touches on its bill, momentum behind a Republican push for the biggest U.S. tax-code overhaul in decades was shifting to the Senate, where a separate proposal was set to be unveiled. The Senate plan, like the House version, would cut the corporate tax rate to 20 percent from 35 percent, but would delay...

  • As the House of Representatives' tax committee put the finishing touches on its bill, momentum behind a Republican push for the biggest tax-code overhaul in decades was shifting to the Senate, where a separate proposal was set to be unveiled. The Senate plan was expected to add less to the federal deficit and to be more appealing to moderate Republicans in that...

  • A 2018 budget blueprint approved by Congress late last month would reduce Medicare spending by $473 billion over 10 years compared with the current baseline projection, and proposes $1.3 trillion in cuts to Medicaid, various Affordable Care Act tax credits and cost sharing subsidies and other health spending. But previous Republican plans for Medicaid- the...

  • WASHINGTON— It's an article of faith among Republicans— reinforced by the party's drubbing in this week's off-year elections in Virginia and New Jersey— that the GOP's electoral fortunes next year hinge on whether they succeed in their longstanding dream to redraft the nation's complex, inefficient tax code. GOP lawmakers would have few accomplishments to...

  • Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI), surrounded by American families, and members of the House Republican leadership introduces tax reform legislation November 2, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    House Republicans are actively considering including a repeal of the individual mandate in their tax bill, two sources told CNBC.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 8- U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday left the door open to a possible delay in implementing a huge corporate tax cut, following a media report that his fellow Republicans in the Senate are exploring the option. Republicans in Congress are working on separate plans to give the U.S. tax code its biggest overhaul since the...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 8- The dollar slipped to a more than one-week low against the yen on Wednesday, pressured by worries over possible delays to President Donald Trump's tax reform plans. U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday left the door open to a possible delay in implementing a huge corporate tax cut, following a Washington Post report that his...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 8- U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday left the door open to a possible delay in implementing a huge corporate tax cut, following a media report that his fellow Republicans in the Senate are exploring the option. But the Washington Post reported on Tuesday that the Senate could include a one-year delay in its version of the...

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, Nov 8- Gold rose on Wednesday, hovering near a three-week high as the dollar retreated on expectations of possible delays in long-awaited U.S. tax reforms, while palladium hit its highest since 2001.. delivery settled up $7.90, or 0.6 percent, at $1,283.70 per ounce. U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan left the door open to a possible...