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3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

What's Going On? Still A Flight To Safety In Major Bond Markets?

The yield on the 10-year German Bond has reached an all time low. This has surprised investors in Europe.

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7 hrs ago | NBC12

Obama to announce US sanctions on Russia

President Barack Obama is to announce a new round of U.S. sanctions against Russian banks and a shipbuilding company Tuesday.

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9 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

Fannie and Freddie Investor Blackstone Also Sought Advisory Role

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Related Topix: Mozilla, US News, TheStreetcom, Media, TheStreet, Computers, Public Relations

13 hrs ago | Reuters

U.S.'s Lew talks to rich nations' ministers on pressuring Russia

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew spoke by phone with top ministers from Germany and other rich nations about pressuring Russia to stop its military support of Ukrainian separatists, the Treasury Department said on Tuesday.

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15 hrs ago | Common Dreams

Peddlers & Profiteers: Wall Street's Finest Pushing Tax-Dodging Mergers

So-called "inversion mergers' are expected to cost the United States Treasury of $19.46 billion over the next decade, according to the Joint Committee on Taxation.

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Related Topix: US News, Consulting, Cohen Group, Liberal Political News

Mon Jul 28, 2014

WebCPA

Final Regulations on Premium Tax Credits Allow Domestic Violence Survivors to Access ACA Benefits

The Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Department have released final regulations on the Premium Tax Credit for health insurance, including rules that allow victims of domestic violence to claim the credit.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Healthcare Law, Tax, US News, Health Insurance, Health, US Politics, Lloyd Doggett, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Medicare hospital fund to last 4 years longer

Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell speaks at a news conference at the Treasury Department in Washington, Monday, July 28, 2014, to discuss the release of the annual Trustees Reports.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health, US News, Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, Barack Obama

Business Journal

Up To Speed: Obama can act alone on inversions, ex-Treasury official contends

President Barack Obama spoke out last week against so-called "tax inversions", processes in which companies shift their headquarters overseas for tax benefits, but now a former Treasury Department official is calling for the president to unilaterally take steps to discourage the practice.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Business Journal

Up To Speed: Obama can act alone on inversions, ex-Treasury official contends

President Barack Obama spoke out last week against so-called "tax inversions", processes in which companies shift their headquarters overseas for tax benefits, but now a former Treasury Department official is calling for the president to unilaterally take steps to discourage the practice.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Hispanic Broadcasting, Television, Netflix, Startups

American Reporter

First PersonTHE Government Really Does Work

There's been a lot of talk of late that there are glimmers of hope in the American economy.

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Related Topix: US News, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Economics News, Bankruptcy

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Examiner.com

Social Security Administration's $300 million side show

Acting Commissioner of Social Security Carolyn Colvin speaks during a news conference at the Department of the Treasury May 31, 2013 in Washington, DC.

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Learn Bonds

This Week's Top Bond Market Stories - July 26th Edition

LearnBonds: - 5 Ways Fed policy may be hurting the economy. - Financial Lexicon looks at five reasons Fed policy may be hurting the economy and why the fed will have such a hard time fully reversing its ultra-easy monetary stance.

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Related Topix: IRA, Personal Finance, Retirement, US News, Chevron Corporation, Energy, Oil & Gas, Financial Markets

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Bangkok Post

Land appraisals under scrutiny

However, the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration is still concerned such an increase will burden people subject to local maintenance tax payments, said Naris Chaiyasoot, director-general of the Treasury Department.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Puerto Rico government opposes request for declaratory judgment in tax overpayment case

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Related Topix: World News, Puerto Rico, US News, Financial Services, Doral Financial, Central America

Learn Bonds

United States Treasury Securities are Truly an International Asset

United States Treasury securities are truly an international asset now. In understanding what is going on in this market for Treasury securities you have to have some idea of how funds are flowing internationally.

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Related Topix: US News, Gross Domestic Product

PennLive.com

Fingers crossed: Treasury hopeful computer glitch that impacted state employee paychecks fixed

A new computer system at the state Treasury Department had a few glitches that impacted about 6,000 state employees' paychecks the last time they got paid.

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American Reporter

Make My DayHOW the Lawyers Lost Christmas

As we've seen over the past few months, Americans are not happy with the way things are.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

WebCPA

IRS Issues Rules on Money Market Funds and Wash Sales in Response to SEC Reforms

On the same day that the Securities and Exchange Commission issued long-awaited rules for money market mutual funds, the Internal Revenue Service has issued its own rules for money market funds and wash sales.

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Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Tax, Mutual Funds, Personal Finance, US News

Courthouse News Service

Wind Farm Tax Credits Warrant Deeper Look

Wind power companies suing the United States for $226 million in renewable-energy tax credits must allow Uncle Sam to determine rebate amounts through discovery, a federal judge held.

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Related Topix: Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy, US News

The Daily Star

Bankers: New U.S. Hezbollah sanctions don't target Lebanon

BEIRUT: A proposed U.S. legislation that broadens financial sanctions on organizations that help channel money to Hezbollah will have no impact on Lebanon's banking sector, which is already in full compliance with U.S. and international laws, senior Lebanese banking sources told The Daily Star Wednesday.

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