If Congress wants to extend the payroll tax cut beyond Feb. 29 without adding to the national debt, it has to cut somewhere else, raise fees or find other tax money.
The drugmaker is creating a buzz because of its recently approved blood cancer treatment and its potential as a buyout candidate..
One-Percenter of the Week: Average investors who tried to play LinkedIn's offering last year likely took a hit, but insiders collected lots of cash by selling early. CEO Jeffrey Weiner was among those who cashed in.
Visa is conducting a test in Arizona to see if gift cards dispensed by ATMs will catch on with customers.
The president plans to propose tax incentives to reward companies that create US jobs. He wants to end tax breaks for companies that send jobs overseas.
Let's say the critics are right and the candidate is a 'job cremator.' A capitalist who knows how to exploit weak companies also knows how to make them strong.
Orexigen, once the leading candidate to reach market, expects two more years of safety testing.
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The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.