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Trump nears tax victory as U.S. Senate passes overhaul

Dec 20, 2017 - 2:05 PM

(UPDATED) The Republican legislation passes the Senate along strict party lines, 51 votes to 48, with all Democrats united in opposition

The U.S. Capitol is shown on the morning of June 11, 2014 in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP

Trump shrugs off Flynn guilty plea in Russia probe

Dec 03, 2017 - 10:11 AM

As the Russia probe overshadows his big legislative win, the Senate's passing of landmark tax cuts, Trump again insists he and his campaign did not collude with Russia

GUILTY PLEA. Michael Flynn (left), former national security advisor to President Donald Trump, arrives for his plea hearing at the Prettyman Federal Courthouse December 1, 2017 in Washington, DC. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP

Tax rollout delayed to November 2 as U.S. Congress braces for overhaul

Nov 01, 2017 - 10:44 AM

The delay in the unveiling of the Donald Trump-backed tax overhaul signals potential trouble ahead

TAX HQ. A view of the Internal Revenue Service's headquarters March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. Brendan Smialowski/AFP

Trump tax plan to cut corporate rate to 15% – treasury secretary

Apr 26, 2017 - 9:36 PM

Since the 15 has been in the press for the last couple of days I will confirm that the business tax is going to be 15 Mnuchin says at a discussion on the proposal The lower rate is aimed at helping small businesses not the wealthy

MNUCHIN. US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin (R) waves as he and other participants in the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting pose for the Family photo in Baden-Baden, southern Germany, on March 17, 2017.  File photo by Thomas Kienzle/AFP