President Trump Proposes Cutting Corporate Tax Rate to 15% President Trump Proposes Cutting Corporate Tax Rate to 15%
- April 26, 2017

The President has directed his aides to move quickly on a plan to cut the corporate income tax rate to 15 percent from 35 percent, a Trump administration official said on Monday . Speaking to The Financial Times last week he argued that a major tax cut could increase government revenue by up to $2tn by increasing growth. But Senate rules now prohibit the passage of any bills that increase the deficit outside the 10-year time frame-which means that Trump's "phenomenal" tax plan would have ... (more...)
Trump says he will release tax reform package next week
- April 25, 2017

It will be a few broad principles and maybe some guidelines. But if he didn't, that would greatly undercut the value of the rate reduction to 15% for many corporations because they would have a higher tax bill under the AMT, said Roberton Williams of the Tax Policy Center. (more...)
Sharks beat Oilers 3-2 in overtime in Game 1
- April 25, 2017

The win was even more surprising as the Sharks finished the season 1-22-1 when trailing after 2 periods. The Oilers built a 2-0 lead in the first period as Milan Lucic, one of the team's few players with extensive playoff experience, recorded a goal and an assist. (more...)
RCB's Mills, De Villiers to return for KKR clash
- April 24, 2017

He bowled fast with intent, and made maximum use of the pacer-friendly pitch. The same duo combined again to snare Chris Gayle (seven) with Coulter-Nile taking the catch from a Woakes delivery and Stuart Binny followed three balls later to hand the English quick a his second wicket and leave RCB reeling at 6-40. (more...)
Trump slams first 100 days construct
- April 24, 2017

This coincides with a potential government shutdown; so all of this, coupled with the French elections this weekend, could make the remaining weeks of April quite interesting. Then there's the specific construct of the 100 days as a critical way station by which to judge a president. And the subject of election hacking is an awkward one for Trump since USA intelligence agencies have concluded that the Russians' interference was an attempt to help the Republican businessman win in November. (more...)
Christians celebrate Easter with religious devotion
- April 17, 2017

You and I are like yeast: small and insignificant; yet, with an fantastic capacity to enliven, enlighten and enthuse others. So Jesus was Born of a virgin and lived for approximately 33 or so years to the best of our knowledge. " Easter gives spiritual power to work, accept the discipline, and make sacrifice", he added. Their answer was that people had varied opinions of who he was. (more...)