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  • Steven Mnuchin, Secretary of the Treasury of the United States of America, during a G-20 meeting on June 08, 2019 in Fukuoka, Japan.

    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told CNBC on Wednesday the U.S. and China were close to a trade deal, and he's optimistic that progress can be made during weekend talks between President Donald Trump and China's Xi Jinping during the G-20 meeting. "We were about 90% of the way there [with a deal] and I think there's a path to complete this," he told CNBC's Hadley Gamble in Manama, Bahrain.

  • NEW YORK, June 26- The Internal Revenue Service would like American taxpayers to look over their paystubs and make sure they are withholding the right amount- please. While final IRS data is not yet available, one snapshot from the agency is that total refunds for 2018 tax returns were down 1 percent from the prior year, and the total amount given back was $7.7...

  • Harriet Tubman, circa 1870

    The Treasury Department inspector general will investigate a controversial decision to delay redesigning the $20 bill to feature a portrait of Harriet Tubman.

  • A tug boat passes the the CSCL Bohai Sea cargo ship docked at the Port of Oakland in Oakland, California.

    Apple, Keurig, Dr Pepper, Dollar Tree and Fitbit have joined other companies in filing letters of opposition to a Trump administration plan for more U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods.

  • "A lack of financial education and financial literacy is common among the student population."

  • CHICAGO, June 19- Federal policy on retirement security is one chaotic mess right now. On the one hand, a bill called the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 is headed for passage with broad bipartisan support by the U.S. Congress. This was a reversal by the Internal Revenue Service and U.S. Department of the Treasury of an Obama-era ban...

  • Harriet Tubman, circa 1870

    Mnuchin, in a statement released Friday, said it was "completely erroneous" to suggest that the bill's release was being stalled.

  • Steven Mnuchin, Treasury secretary, arrives at a hotel in Beijing, China, on Thursday, March 28, 2019.

    The White House has had no problem leveraging American economic heft to bring other countries to heel, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says.

  • June 4- The U.S. Internal Revenue Service is auditing Uber Technologies Inc's taxes for 2013 and 2014 and the ride-hailing company expects unrecognized tax benefits to be reduced within the next year by at least $141 million. The $141 million amount related only to its transfer pricing positions, which refers to the common multinational practice of charging...

  • HAVANA, June 4- The Trump administration on Tuesday imposed heavy new restrictions on travel to Cuba, saying the move aimed to further pressure the Communist government over its support for Venezuela's embattled President Nicolas Maduro. The Treasury Department said in a statement the United States would no longer allow so-called group people-to-people...

  • June 4- The U.S. Internal Revenue Service is auditing Uber Technologies Inc's taxes for 2013 and 2014 and the ride-hailing company expects unrecognized tax benefits to be reduced within the next year by at least $141 million. The $141 million amount related only to its transfer pricing positions, which refers to the common multinational practice of charging...

  • June 4- The U.S. Internal Revenue Service is currently looking at Uber Technologies Inc's taxes for 2013 and 2014, and the ride-hailing company said it expects unrecognized tax benefits to be reduced within the next year by at least $141 million. Uber was the biggest of a group of Silicon Valley startups to go public this year against the backdrop of a global...

  • June 4- Uber Technologies Inc is currently under a federal income tax examination by the Internal Revenue Service for tax years 2013 and 2014, the ride-hailing company said in a filing https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1543151/000162828019007524/0001628280-19- 0 0 7 5 2 4- i n d e x. h t m) on Tuesday. The company also said it is also under examination by...

  • The Internal Revenue Services offices in Washington, D.C.

    The IRS releases a draft of its new Form W-4 for 2020, incorporating the changes from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

  • WASHINGTON, May 28- The Trump administration said on Tuesday that no major trading partner met its currency manipulation criteria but nine countries, including China, required close attention as Washington presses tariffs and negotiations to address trade deficits. The Treasury Department, in a semi-annual report to Congress, said it reviewed the policies...

  • Treasury will not introduce a redesigned $20 bill picturing escaped slave and abolitionist Harriet Tubman next year as planned, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday. In 2016, the Treasury Department said, by 2020, it would unveil a new design of the $20 bill that would replace former President Andrew Jackson's image on the front of the bill...

  • Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill.

    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin yesterday said there would be no Harriet Tubman $20 bill at least until 2028, even though it was scheduled to go into circulation next year.

  • Treasury will not introduce a redesigned $20 bill picturing escaped slave and abolitionist Harriet Tubman next year as planned, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday. In 2016, the Treasury Department said it would replace former President Andrew Jackson's image on the front of the bill with that of Tubman by 2020, along with redesigns of the...

  • Treasury Secretary Mnuchin on currency

    The redesign of the $20 bill featuring Harriet Tubman will no longer be unveiled in 2020, the U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in response to questions by Rep. Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., during a hearing before the House Financial Services Committee.

  • Mnuchin: I never spoke to anyone in the White House about providing Trump's tax returns to Congress

    The U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said at a House hearing that he has never spoken with President Donald Trump "or anyone in the White House" about providing Trump's tax returns to Congress.