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Gimme Shelter (From the Tax Man)

Nomi Prins | Posted 05.05.2016 | Politics
Nomi Prins

There's a pile of money hiding offshore. The stunning amount that continues to flow across American borders (and those of other countries), and eventually disappears into the pockets of the corporate and political elite, ultimately causes even more damage to our finances and our lives.

Ryan J. Reilly

U.S., Switzerland Near Deal In Crackdown On American Tax Cheats | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 08.29.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. and Switzerland are nearing a deal that would allow some Swiss banks to avoid prosecution for sheltering the funds of wealthy A...

Study: U.S. Is One Of The Least Taxed Countries

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 04.10.2013 | Business

While Republicans are quick to pounce on any proposals to raise taxes as a means of stimulating the economy, a new study finds that the U.S. collects ...

How This Socialite Plans To Get Much Richer

Reuters | Posted 09.08.2012 | Money

* Move could save Rich tens of millions of dollars in long haul * New York penthouse up for sale for $65 million * Wrot...

Swiss Offer U.S. Multibillion-Dollar Settlement Over Tax Controversy

Posted 01.03.2012 | Business

(Lynnley Browning) - The government of Switzerland has proposed a multibillion-dollar settlement with U.S. authorities over allegations that it helped...

Americans' Tax Burden Lowest Since 1958

USA TODAY | Dennis Cauchon | Posted 07.07.2011 | Politics

Americans are paying the smallest share of their income for taxes since 1958, a reflection of tax cuts and a weak economy, a USA TODAY analysis finds....

JPMorgan CEO: Rich Should Pay 'Lion's Share' Of Taxes

Posted 06.06.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (By Dave Clarke) - The wealthy should pay the largest portion of U.S. taxes, JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon said on Tuesday, in...

Are We a Nation?

Vanessa Carmichael | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Vanessa Carmichael

With each debate, whether it be healthcare, gay marriage or unemployment, each report of our banks cutting loans to our small business, it becomes clear just how divided we are.

Chicago Slacking On Taxes: Second Latest Filers In The Country

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The deadline to file taxes is creeping up, but Chicagoans are in no hurry. According to Intuit Inc., makers of Turbo Tax software, Chicago is the nu...