Items Tagged with 'corporate tax rate'


  • Republicans strike unified deal on tax reform

    Here’s what it means for the MID
    The Congressional committee negotiated the final tax reform bill and came to an agreement in principal. The committee struck several compromises between the House and Senate versions of tax reform, including what to do with the mortgage interest deduction.
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  • What Trump’s tax cuts mean for affordable housing deals

    Housing tax credits can determine if projects get off the ground
    One of President Donald Trump’s priorities, tax reform, could threaten the affordable housing industry as fewer investors may be enticed to fund projects. Developers said investors are valuing the tax credit 10% to 20% lower since Election Day. The reduction in the credit’s value is already likely to cause a drop of about $1 billion in equity investment for the year.
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  • Fitch: Trump tax cuts could force another Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac bailout

    Corporate tax rate cut could lead to additional Treasury draw
    Speaking before a meeting with airline executives, President Donald Trump said Thursday that his administration plans to unveil a tax reform plan in the coming weeks, with changes to corporate and personal taxes likely on the agenda. While those changes would likely be well received by corporate America, a new report from Fitch Ratings suggests that cutting corporate tax rates by as much as the president suggested could lead to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac needing another bailout from the government.
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