"I can't define tax evasion, but I know it when I see it," Fred T. Goldberg Jr. once said. Fred Goldberg, in his capacity as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Tax Policy, the position he took immediately after leaving his IRS commissioner post, answers questions from the Joint Committee on Taxation in February 1992. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? In 2015, as talk began to circulate on Capitol Hill of crafting legislation to help Puerto Rico manage its billions in debt, a hedge fund creditor paid a visit to Treasury Secretary Jack Lew’s new special counselor. TheShow More Summary
Following up on my previous posts on Treasury's proposed debt-equity regulations (links below): Letter, Kevin Brady (Chair, House Ways & Means Committee) to Jacob Lew (Secretary of the Treasury)) (Aug. 22, 2016) Press Release, New W&M GOP Letter to Treasury: Proposed Regs Will Hurt U.S. Economy, Stifle Job Creation at...
George W. Bush's Treasury Secretary endorses Hillary Clinton.
On Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention, Truthdig editor in chief Robert Scheer asked Lawrence Summers, President Obama’s former treasury secretary, about the role financial deregulation played in the 2008 crash of Wall Stree...
The United State is calling for transparent talks between the United Kingdom and the European Union on Brexit, US Treasury Secretary Lew said in a statement on Monday.
After a week of relentless Republican attacks on trade deals and globalization, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is heading to a meeting in China that he hopes will steady the global economy and ease uncertainty caused by Britain’s surprise vote last month to leave the European Union. Lew outlined in an interview the message he will […]
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew won't be quiet at the G20 Summit this weekend. Not with Donald Trump as the GOP nominee. The post World Leaders Will Use G20 to Whine About Donald Trump Instead of Fixing Economies was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
Is young Trump The Donnie’s choice for Treasury Secretary? Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 · 2:21:11 AM +00:00 · kos Udday or Qusay? Robot or human? Family member or employee? So many questions about Don Jr, but all I have to say is thank heavens he lives in New York and will never step close to elected office, because he clearly has the ambition. Show More Summary
Check this out: Donald Trump has told prospective donors that, if elected president, he plans to nominate former Goldman Sachs banker Steve Mnuchin for U.S. Treasury Secretary. That’s according to Anthony Scaramucci, a high-profile hedge...Show More Summary
Donald Trump, the political outsider running a renegade campaign for president, has a fresh idea about who should head the Treasury Department: an ex-Goldman Sachs executive. Fortune’s Dan Primack reports that Anthony Scaramucci, a Trump...Show More Summary
Steven Mnuchin is perhaps best known for being one of the most famously villainous vultures of the 2008 financial collapse. Trump may want him for his cabinet.
The Iran deal is still assailed by US hardliners, who don't even hide their efforts: Adam Szubin, Obama's under secretary of the treasury for Iranian sanctions, parrots Netanyahu's claim that Iran is the biggest sponsor of terror in the world and speaks at neoconservative thinktanks without any consequences.
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said that Russian national Vakhitov, who was sanctioned by US Treasury, was released from the US military detention center at Guantanamo Bay.
US Secretary of the Treasury Jacob Lew said that the next meeting of G-20 finance ministers and central bank governors should be used as an opportunity to promote global growth.
LONDON (Reuters) - The U.S. economy continues to perform steadily in the face of headwinds, though leaders need to work together and use all tools at their disposal to promote growth, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said on Wednesday. Show More Summary
To receive the Brussels Briefing every morning, sign up here. By Arthur Beesley US treasury secretary Jack Lew visits Brussels today for talks withMargrethe Vestager, competition commissioner. The meeting comes amid transatlantic tension...Show More Summary
Bloomberg, U.S. Treasury Chief Lew Set for Apple Tax Showdown With EU: U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew is set to meet with European Union antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager this week as she prepares to deliver a final verdict on a probe into Apple Inc.’s tax affairs in Ireland. The...
US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said that Washington and Paris are committed to continuing to work together on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership to enhance trade, job creation and growth.
US Treasury Acting Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence Adam Szubin said that the US Congress should pass the law requiring the beneficial owner of a shell company to be identified whenever a US company is formed...