Government Finance

GOP leaders say tax cuts and budget are final priorities

Apr 19, 2018

As Iowa lawmakers look to wrap up the session, 2 major hurdles left are passing a budget and tax cuts

Missouri Senate tax cut plan stalls over cost concerns

Apr 19, 2018

A Missouri Senate panel has declined to advance a proposed tax overhaul following estimates that it would cost the state $126 million next fiscal year

Average US 30-year mortgage rate rose to 4.47 percent

Apr 19, 2018

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates climbed upward this week, slightly worsening affordability for homebuyers

The Latest: Taxpayers get 1-day extension due to IRS glitch

Apr 18, 2018

The IRS is giving all taxpayers an extra day to file after its website went down on deadline day

The IRS extends tax-filing deadline for all filers to midnight Wednesday, April 18, due to glitch with agency's website

Apr 17, 2018

The IRS extends tax-filing deadline for all filers to midnight Wednesday, April 18, due to glitch with agency's website

AP FACT CHECK: No, tax-filing migraines are not going away

Apr 17, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and GOP chorus say the days of tax-filing headaches are over. Not so

Trump requests extension to file 2017 tax returns

Apr 17, 2018

The White House says President Trump has filed an extension for his 2017 tax returns, like "many Americans with complex returns."

Ivanka Trump, treasury secretary talk taxes in New Hampshire

Apr 17, 2018

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Ivanka Trump are taking their tax overhaul tour to New Hampshire on the deadline to file federal income taxes

Walker expands election year child tax rebate, tax holiday

Apr 17, 2018

Gov. Scott Walker expanded an election year $137 million tax cut Tuesday, using his partial veto powers to lengthen a sales tax holiday from two to five days in August and ensure that a $100 per-child rebate will go to any family with dependent children

Supreme Court hears case about online sales tax collection

Apr 17, 2018

The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a case that has to do with businesses' collection of sales tax on online purchases