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Trump Org CFO's ex-daughter-in-law hired a former top financial fraud prosecutor to pore over 'boxes of documents'

4 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Donald Trump boards the elevator at Trump Tower in New York City on January 16, 2017.
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A witness cooperating with prosecutors looking into Trump has hired an expert in financial crimes.
Duncan Levin, a former top official in the Manhattan DA's office, represents Jennifer Weisselberg.
The ex-wife of a key Trump Organization employee has been turning over documents to prosecutors.
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A cooperating witness in two investigations into former president Donald Trump's finances hired a former top official in the...
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65% of voters support corporate tax hikes to pay for Biden's infrastructure plan, new poll finds

4 days ago   |   By Business Insider

President Joe Biden.
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A Morning Consult/Politico poll found 65% of voters support a corporate tax hike to fund infrastructure.
It also found that three-fourths of voters agree corporations should pay higher taxes.
While Biden proposed raising the corporate tax rate to 28%, he expressed willingness to negotiate with the GOP on its size.
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The $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan President Joe Biden unveiled last week includes a proposed corporate tax hike to 28%, and voters seem to like it, even a significant minority of...
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Former top Trump economic advisor said he supports Biden's 28% corporate tax rate in resurfaced video

4 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Former Director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn in New York City.
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A former Trump economic advisor said in a resurfaced interview that he supports Biden's proposed 28% corporate tax rate.
"I'm actually OK at 28%," Cohn told Yahoo Finance last year.
His remarks will likely be cited by Democrats as Biden argues for corporate tax hikes to fund infrastructure spending.
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There's an unlikely supporter of President Joe Biden's proposed 28% corporate tax rate: A former top advisor to President Donald Trump, who served as...
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