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President Trump's plan to impose tariffs on all steel and aluminum imports--except those from Mexico and Canada--will not work as the administration hopes. It will increase costs for businesses and raise prices for consumers. Read More

Tax Reform Isn’t Done

Expiring provisions, scheduled tax increases on investment, unresolved issues in the code—The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was passed, but tax reform isn't done yet. Read More

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