WASHINGTON, Sept 20- Proposed Chinese acquisitions of American companies led U.S. government national security reviews in 2015 for the fourth year in a row, the Treasury Department said in a report released on Wednesday. The Treasury's latest annual report for the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, or CFIUS, showed that Chinese transactions...
WASHINGTON— Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction, with rates on six-month bills rising to their highest level since in nearly nine years. The Treasury Department auctioned $42 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 1.045 percent, up from 1.035 percent last week. For a $10,000 bill, the three-month price was $9,973.58...
MINNEAPOLIS— Officials from Great Lakes states are making a renewed push to win approval of a long stalled proposal for adding a new lock to the Soo Locks complex, a critical chokepoint that connects Lake Superior to the lower Great Lakes. A Treasury Department report projects a net economic benefit of up to $1.7 billion from a new Soo Lock. The Soo Locks at Sault...
Not One Penny, a coalition of advocacy organizations protesting tax cuts for the wealthy, launched a new campaign Friday dubbed "Dump Mnuchin."
The timeline for any kind of very big tax bill looks incredibly ambitious and difficult to navigate, Politico's Ben White says.
WASHINGTON— The Latest on Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's use of government planes.:. President Donald Trump is calling Mnuchin a "straight shooter" and saying he has total confidence in him following a report that Mnuchin's use of government planes is being investigated by the Treasury Department's inspector general. The Treasury Department says...
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the Treasury Department announcing sanctions for Iranian entities and freezing U.S. property of those involved.
Trump's top economic advisor, Gary Cohn, is not out of the loop and is working on tax reform "every single day," Mick Mulvaney said.
WASHINGTON— The federal government recorded a slightly larger deficit in August than a year ago, while the deficit through the first 11 months of this budget year is well above the same period last year. The Treasury Department said Wednesday that the August deficit totaled $107.7 billion, up 0.5 percent from a deficit of $107.1 billion in August 2016.
Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman said the biggest risks to market valuations are geopolitical, particularly North Korea.
The Trump administration is handling a push for a tax reform bill in a superior way to the health-care debacle, Politico's Ben White says.
Harvey and Irma are a short-term negative for the economy, but rebuilding should boost growth, says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.
WASHINGTON— Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction, with rates on six-month bills climbing to their highest level since October 2008. The Treasury Department auctioned $39 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 1.035 percent, up from 1.020 percent last week. For a $10,000 bill, the three-month price was $9,973.83...
Jacob 'Jack' Lew, former U.S. Treasury secretary, shares his thougths on how to deliver tax reform in a bipartisan way.
Jacob 'Jack' Lew, former U.S. Treasury secretary, provides four guiding principles to restructuring the nation's current tax laws.
Jacob 'Jack' Lew, former U.S. Treasury secretary, provides his thoughts on the Federal Reserve, the departure of Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer, and comments Gary Cohn made after Charlottesville.
The Treasury secretary has been clear he wants to eliminate the carried interest tax loophole for hedge funds.
America's budget woes are biting back now.
NEW YORK, Sept 5- The U.S. Treasury Department would ratchet up its issuance of bills in the fourth quarter in a bid to raise the amount of cash on hand if Congress and the White House reach a deal to raise the federal debt ceiling, Morgan Stanley analysts said on Tuesday.
Despite calls for slashing the top corporate tax rate, tax reform could leave dozens of major companies paying more in taxes.