Aug 10, 2020
Employers may not even bother cutting payroll taxes as President Trump has directed
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Trump's executive actions include a temporary payroll tax cut and a call for states to help pay more in unemployment benefits. Those things might not be so easy to carry out. The EPA's methane emissions rules. The dollar's downward drift.
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There's a lot of ambiguity to employers as to whether they're even allowed to reduce the withholding.
Trump seeks to boost unemployment benefits with executive action
Julia Coronado, president and founder of MacroPolicy Perspectives, says President Trump is calling for a whole new system, which could cause delays for people receiving unemployment.
EPA to roll back Obama-era regulations on methane emissions, according to reports
Marketplace's Kristin Schwab reports.
Pick a currency, any currency. Chances are, it gained against the U.S. dollar last month.
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