Meet the Annuity Trust on Bernie Sanders’ Hit List
Some wealthy families have used grantor-retained annuity trusts to minimize estate taxes.
Ryan Bears Brunt of GOP Anger on Trump's Deal With Democrats
The 90 House members who voted against a temporary spending and debt ceiling package today are Republicans.
Freedom Caucus Members Frustrated With GOP Leaders on Agenda
Mark Meadows sees lack of movement on the Affordable Care Act as a source of ugliness.
Trump Promotes Tax Overhaul as Vital in Meeting With GOP Leaders
The “Big Six” team includes Cohn, Mnuchin, Ryan, McConnell and the heads of the tax-writing committees.
The Megadeal Congress Should Strike This Month
Maybe Democrats could accept higher defense spending in exchange for saving CHIP and the Affordable Care Act?
Trump's Tax-Cut Bid Hits Obstacle: Hurricane Harvey's Costs
The storm may have caused as much as $90 billion in damage.
GOP Plan to Kill Estate Tax Sets Up Charitable Giving Conflict
One of the victims of a reduction in the incentive to give could be the life insurance industry.
The Shouters Win Town Hall Battles, Lose the War
The author contends that it's too easy to confuse visibility with effectiveness.
Inaction in Washington Weighing on Economy: S&P
Dashed expectations for tax reform and massive infrastructure spending plus the upcoming debt ceiling debate are limiting growth prospects.
McConnell Gets Daunting To-Do List From Trump, Who Then Piles On
The tax fight have to compete for Senate floor with efforts to raise the federal debt ceiling.