February 09, 2015
This Week: President’s FY2016 Budget Request... FDA Commissioner Hamburg
to step down... Tennessee Medicaid expansion plan rejected by legislature
February 06, 2015
This week, data was released that showed how many Georgians have signed up for health insurance through the federal marketplace and talks on a transportation plan and the use of medical cannabis continued.
February 05, 2015
Richmond International Raceway (RIR) could soon be a candidate for tapping into a state program that uses sales tax revenues to help finance regional tourism projects. The General Assembly is currently considering legislation, supported by Governor Terry McAuliffe, that would broaden the use of these funds to partially finance regional tourism projects representing at least $100 million in investment.
February 02, 2015
NUMBER OF THE WEEK: 19 Percent.
The proposed minimum tax rate on U.S. multinational companies’ foreign earnings, under President Obama’s FY 2016 budget proposal released today. The 19
percent rate would apply to new foreign earnings. The proposal would first impose a one-time mandatory 14 percent tax on companies’ earnings that are
currently held offshore—whether they choose to repatriate those earnings or not. Please see below for a more detailed look at tax proposals in the