Dec 13, 2013 John Koskinen is expected to be recommended for confirmation as IRS commissioner.
Dec 6, 2013 A deal to avoid another government shutdown seems to be coalescing around increasing revenues -- but not taxes.
Nov 22, 2013 The Democrats go nuclear and finally crack the ice on what has amounted to a hiring freeze, since President Obama took office.
Nov 22, 2013 Senate Democrats made a major change to Senate rules yesterday, and may have also destroyed any chance for a budget compromise.
Oct 1, 2013 Congress did not strike a deal last night on a spending bill, which means a government shutdown is now in effect.
Sep 10, 2013 Taxes may help explain Microsoft's recent purchase of much of Nokia.
Aug 2, 2013 From Massachusetts to Alabama, sales tax on everything from socks to laptops will be waived. But not every state wants to leave those tax dollars on the table.
Jul 25, 2013 Recommendations from senators to the Finance Committee as to which tax breaks they favor and which they oppose will be kept secret.
Jul 22, 2013 The IRS is canceling its Monday furlough day because it has managed to cut costs enough to avoid it.