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IRS makes free online filing program permanent: The free online tax filing program piloted this year by the IRS will be made permanent and its scope will be ...
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IRS makes free online filing program permanent
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Yellen Embraces Carbon Market Potential With Push for Integrity: The Biden administration is unveiling a framework for using carbon offsets to drive climate ...
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Yellen Embraces Carbon Market Potential With Push for Integrity
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Yellen warns of ‘significant’ AI risks to financial system: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned Thursday that artificial intelligence (AI) could pose ...
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Yellen warns of ‘significant’ AI risks to financial system
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IRS opening free online tax filing program to all 50 states for 2025 tax season: It could deal a massive blow to private tax filing services such as TurboTax.
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Quick Glance: IRS implements permanent free tax return program, urges all states to participate by 2025
  • The IRS will make permanent the free electronic tax return filing system that it experimented with this year and is asking all 50 states and the District of Columbia to help taxpayers file their returns through the program in 2025.

  • The IRS tested the Direct File project for the 2024 tax season on a limited basis in 12 states for individuals with very simple W-2s, the employee’s wage and tax statement.

  • IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel stated that the IRS will release information later this year on the participation plans of states in the program for 2025.

  • Since the launch of the Direct File trial in March, more than 140,000 taxpayers have utilized the program to submit their tax returns, claiming over $90 million in refunds, according to agency officials.
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Janet Yellen signals potential sanction escalation for banks in Russia : U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has announced that the United States is considering ...
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Janet Yellen signals potential sanction escalation for banks in Russia
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After modest debut, free tax filing service from IRS to expand to more taxpayers: After a trial run in 12 states, the IRS' Direct File program will be made ...
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After modest debut, free tax filing service from IRS to expand to more ...
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US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has announced that the United States is considering tougher secondary sanctions on banks operating in Russia ... Show more

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Yellen sees no 'showstoppers' on G7 Ukraine loan backed by Russian asset earnings
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Yellen sees no 'showstoppers' on G7 Ukraine loan backed by Russian asset ...
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The US spends too much money: The International Monetary Fund is calling on the world's largest economy to get its spending under control ...
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The US spends too much money
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China, Europe March Into a Trade War: Next China: Hi, this is James Mayger in Beijing.
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China, Europe March Into a Trade War: Next China
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EU looks at using its own budget as guarantee for huge loan to Ukraine: European Commission fears an alternative proposal put forward by U.S ...
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EU looks at using its own budget as guarantee for huge loan to Ukraine
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US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Thursday she is "particularly concerned by Israel's threats" to take action that would lead to Palestinian ... Show more

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Yellen urges German banks to boost compliance with US sanctions on Russia: U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen urged German bank executives on Tuesday to step ...
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Yellen urges German banks to boost compliance with US sanctions on Russia
Quick Glance: Yellen urges German banks to enhance adherence to US sanctions on Russia
  • US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen urges German banks to intensify their efforts to comply with sanctions against Russia to avoid potential penalties.

  • Yellen urges banks to focus on Russian evasion methods to hinder Russia's procurement of sensitive goods.

  • The warning comes after the successful pressure from the US Treasury on Austria's Raiffeisen Bank to terminate a deal with a Russian tycoon.

  • Treasury officials emphasize the importance of sanctions compliance and collaborate with banks to implement them, especially regarding Russian business ties.
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'Grave Mistake': Yellen Under Fire for Opposing Global Billionaires Tax: "To reject the very idea of a global minimum tax on billionaires is to cede control ...
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'Grave Mistake': Yellen Under Fire for Opposing Global Billionaires Tax
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US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has warned of the risk of a “humanitarian crisis” if Israel cuts off a crucial financing channel to Palestinian banks ... Show more

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Treasury Secretary Yellen on why Biden is targeting Chinese manufacturing with new tariffs
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Quick Glance: Biden introduces new China tariffs on electric vehicles, solar, and chips
  • President Joe Biden announced tariffs on $18 billion worth of Chinese imports, including a significant tax increase on electric vehicles, to safeguard his administration's investments in key sectors in the US.

  • The targeted tariffs cover EVs, solar cells, steel, aluminum, semiconductors, batteries, minerals, solar, and medical products.

  • Biden emphasized the importance of the tariffs as a 'smart approach' while criticizing Trump's trade policies.

  • Despite economists' concerns about increased consumer costs and inflation, administration officials defended the targeted tariffs as necessary to protect ongoing investment progress.
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Biden raises tariffs on $18 billion of Chinese imports: EVs, solar panels, batteries and more
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Biden raises tariffs on $18 billion of Chinese imports: EVs, solar panels ...
Quick Glance: 5 insights from Biden's tariff hikes on Chinese electric vehicles
  • The US has significantly increased tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles to boost US jobs and manufacturing.

  • Biden's climate plan relies on US jobs while protective measures and subsidies promote green energy.

  • There is bipartisan support for US-made electric vehicles.

  • Trump and Biden both favor tariffs, but differences exist in their approaches towards China and their impacts.
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Because of Russia: Janet Yellen threatens German banks with sanctions: Banks must get out of Russia. But why has the USA suspended sanctions against Russian ...
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Nonbank Mortgage Companies Pose Financial Stability Risks, Yellen Says: Nonbank mortgage companies, which increasingly dominate the sector, pose unique risks and ...
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Nonbank Mortgage Companies Pose Financial Stability Risks, Yellen Says
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Reckless government spending enabled by the Federal Reserve is hurting average Americans and endangering President Joe Biden’s chances at getting reelected ... Show more

Stanley Druckenmiller gives Biden's economic policies an 'F,' blames the Fed for reigniting inflation
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Janet Yellen says Russia funds proceeds could make a $50 billion loan: "I think we see considerable interest among all of our partners in a loan structure that ...
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Janet Yellen says Russia funds proceeds could make a $50 billion loan
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Opinion | Janet Yellen’s New Too-Big-To-Fail Firms: Treasury says non-bank mortgage servicers are systemically important.
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Opinion | Janet Yellen’s New Too-Big-To-Fail Firms
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'Buy Bitcoin' sign held behind Janet Yellen in 2017 sold for $1M: The sign, scrawled on a yellow legal pad, was held behind Janet Yellen during a 2017 ...
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'Buy Bitcoin' sign held behind Janet Yellen in 2017 sold for $1M
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Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day: Asia: Good morning. Goldman sees upside pressure for US stocks and bonds. Yellen hopes China won’t mount major ...
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Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day: Asia
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US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen tells Sky News she sees a ‘possibility’ of a $50bn loan from seized Russian assets being given to Ukraine.#ukraine #usa #loan
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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen: Protecting democracy is vital to safeguard strong economy
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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen: Protecting democracy is vital to ...
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Fed holds interest rates steady, calls out stalled progress on inflation: Recent economic data has shown little progress on getting inflation back to the Fed's ...
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Fed holds interest rates steady, calls out stalled progress on inflation
Quick Glance: Federal Reserve's Decision on Interest Rates and Burden of U.S. Households
  • The Federal Reserve has decided to maintain the benchmark interest rate stable and defer anticipated rate cuts, given the ongoing burden of elevated inflation on U.S. households.

  • The announcement comes amidst recent government data indicating a slowdown in the economy.

  • The current Fed Funds rate ranges between 5.25% and 5.5%, aligning with its highest level since 2001.
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Yellen defends global corporate minimum tax deal amid Republican criticism: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Tuesday defended a global corporate tax deal ...
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Yellen defends global corporate minimum tax deal amid Republican criticism
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Yellen: Treasury exploring ways to expand free tax filing program: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told lawmakers Wednesday that the department is looking into ...
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Yellen: Treasury exploring ways to expand free tax filing program
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Yellen says Chinese response possible on expected U.S. tariff action: The United States could see a significant response from China following any U.S ...
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Yellen says Chinese response possible on expected U.S. tariff action
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Yellen: 'Almost impossible' to buy a first home at these prices, rates: Soaring home prices and surging mortgage rates have ruled out home ownership for many ...
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Yellen: 'Almost impossible' to buy a first home at these prices, rates
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U.S. sanctions nearly 300 targets aiding Russia's war against Ukraine - UPI.com
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U.S. sanctions nearly 300 targets aiding Russia's war against Ukraine ...
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US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen talks about 'Bidenomics' in Mesa: Arizona is ground zero for some of President Biden's economic priorities ...
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US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen talks about 'Bidenomics' in Mesa
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In indirect jab at Trump, Yellen says threats to democracy risk US growth: U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has warned of the detrimental effects a fractured ...
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In indirect jab at Trump, Yellen says threats to democracy risk US growth
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Yellen warns of more sanctions in response to Iran's increasing activity: “Treasury will not hesitate to work with our allies to use our sanctions authority ...
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Quick Glance: Yellen warns of further sanctions in response to Iran's increasing activities
  • Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned of potential global economic damage from rising tensions in the Middle East and pledged that the U.S. and its allies won't hesitate to use their sanctions powers to address Iran's 'malign and destabilizing activity' in the region.

  • The fast-rising tensions between Iran and Israel and the potential implications of escalation on the global economy are at the forefront of the spring meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank.

  • Yellen announced additional sanctions actions against Iran in the coming days and expressed support for liquidating roughly $300 billion in frozen Russian Central Bank assets for Ukraine's reconstruction.

  • Another major focus of this year's meetings will be Chinese industrial policy, which Yellen believes poses a threat to U.S. jobs and the global economy. She plans to meet with Chinese counterparts to identify potential areas of cooperation and address concerns.
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Democrats Need to Tell the Whole Story About Abortion: In focusing on a particular kind of abortion and a particular kind of woman, they stigmatize others.
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Democrats Need to Tell the Whole Story About Abortion
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🔊 What you need to know today: -US Supreme Court divided on Trump immunity case -Harvey Weinstein’s 2020 rape conviction reversed -Yellen: range of options for ... Show more

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‘Buy Bitcoin’ Sign Flashed Behind Janet Yellen Receives Bid of Almost $140,000: Here’s the latest sign that animal spirits have returned to the cryptocurrency ...
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Yellen calls Republican delays in approving Ukraine aid inexcusable: U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Wednesday underscored the Biden administration's ...
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Yellen calls Republican delays in approving Ukraine aid inexcusable
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US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told Reuters that US economic growth was likely stronger than suggested by weaker-than-expected data on first-quarter output ... Show more

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China to extend tariff exemptions for imports of some US products until Nov 30: China will extend tariff exemptions for imports of some U.S. products until Nov ...
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China to extend tariff exemptions for imports of some US products until ...
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How food and chopstick skills are helping ease US-China tensions: What officials eat and how have become key ingredients in efforts to find common ground in a ...
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How food and chopstick skills are helping ease US-China tensions
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White House to announce new sanctions on Iran following Israel airstrike: White House will be imposing new sanctions on Iran, targeting Tehran’s missile and ...
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White House to announce new sanctions on Iran following Israel airstrike
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U.S. imposes sanctions on entities linked to Russia’s weapons development, countries assisting in sanctions evasion
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U.S. imposes sanctions on entities linked to Russia’s weapons development ...
Quick Glance: US includes Chinese groups in sanctions over aid to Russian military
  • The US has imposed sanctions on more than 300 Russian and international entities, including some in China and Turkey, for providing support to Moscow’s military as it wages war in Ukraine.

  • The fresh measures reflect Washington’s increasing concern about China and other countries providing critical inputs to sustain Russia’s military industrial base.

  • The US sanctions target two Chinese groups that provided Moscow with nitrocellulose, as well as Russian importers of the chemicals.

  • In addition to sanctions on Russia’s chemical and biological weapons programs, the US has also designated shipping operators that have continued to support the development of Russia’s Arctic LNG 2 project.
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U.S.-China relationship on 'more stable footing,' Yellen says, but more improvement expected
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U.S.-China relationship on 'more stable footing,' Yellen says ...
Quick Glance: China and U.S. to Engage in Intensive Talks on Economic Balance
  • US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen announced intensive talks with China to address America's competitive disadvantages.

  • Both sides will engage in intensive discussions on balanced economic growth and initiate exchanges on combating money laundering.

  • Yellen emphasized the importance of addressing American concerns regarding overcapacity in Chinese production.

  • The meetings will be held under existing economic and financial working group frameworks to address balanced growth and money laundering.
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Yellen urges 'more ambitious' G7 plans for Russian assets: Stresa, Italy, May 23, 2024 (AFP) - US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Thursday urged G7 ministers
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Yellen urges 'more ambitious' G7 plans for Russian assets
Quick Glance: G7 Finance Chiefs Focus on Russian Assets, China Trade
  • G7 finance chiefs convene in Italy to discuss leveraging frozen Russian assets for Ukraine's benefit, addressing China's trade dominance.

  • US advocates for Ukraine loan backed by Russian assets, aiming to provide up to $50 billion.

  • G7 aims for unified stance against Chinese trade threats, debates global corporate taxes and potential wealth tax on billionaires.

  • Other agenda items include AI's impact on the economy, Russia sanctions assessment, and global taxation discussions.
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Yellen Threatens Sanctions for China Banks That Aid Russia’s War: US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen wrapped up four days of talks in China with a warning to the ...
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Yellen Threatens Sanctions for China Banks That Aid Russia’s War
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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen arrives in China to talk trade, green technology tensions
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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen arrives in China to talk trade ...