Treasury Considers 50-Year Bonds as Deficit Tops $1 Trillion

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration may begin issuing 50-year “ultralong” bonds next year as the government…

Mnuchin Dismisses Data Showing Trade War Pain

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Monday that President Trump’s tariffs on Chinese imports…

Trump Says China Will Suffer as Data Shows Trade War Hurting U.S.

WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Tuesday that Chinese manufacturing would “crumble” if the country did…

How a Tax Break to Help Poor Communities Became a Bonanza for the Rich

NEW ORLEANS — President Trump has portrayed America’s cities as wastelands, ravaged by crime and homelessness,…

Farmers’ Frustration With Trump Grows as U.S. Escalates China Fight

WASHINGTON — Peppered with complaints from farmers fed up with President Trump’s trade war, Sonny Perdue…

Trade Turmoil Gives Democrats an Opening to Hit Trump on Economy

WASHINGTON — Weeks of turmoil in financial markets and an extraordinary outburst over trade from President…

Deficit Will Reach $1 Trillion Next Year, Budget Office Predicts

WASHINGTON — The federal budget deficit is growing faster than expected, even as President Trump openly…

Trump Campaign Sues Over California’s Requirement to Release Tax Returns

WASHINGTON — President Trump and the Republican National Committee filed a pair of lawsuits on Tuesday…

As Mortgage-Interest Deduction Vanishes, Housing Market Offers a Shrug

PLAINFIELD, Ill. — The mortgage-interest deduction, a beloved tax break bound tightly to the American dream…

Trump Says U.S. Will Hit China With More Tariffs

WASHINGTON — President Trump escalated his trade war with China on Thursday, saying that the United…

Elizabeth Warren on a Wealth Tax

By now, Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts is known for being the candidate ready with a…

Trump Administration Is Divided Over Tax Cut for Investors

WASHINGTON — Trump administration officials are divided over whether to give investors a big tax cut…

As Nations Look to Tax Tech Firms, U.S. Scrambles to Broker a Deal

WASHINGTON — For most of the 21st century, wealthy nations have engaged in a race to…

Cuomo Signs a Bill to Allow Release of Trump’s State Tax Returns

As the battle over President Trump’s federal taxes intensifies in Washington, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of…

Trump vs. N.Y.: Fact-Checking His Claims of ‘Harassment’ by the State

ALBANY — For two consecutive days, President Trump turned his Twitter fury against two of the…