Month: April 2020

A recent report outlines to what extent OECD countries rely on various tax revenue sources. Today’s map looks at property tax revenue in European OECD countries, which, compared to other types of taxes, accounts for a relatively small share of total tax revenue. In 2019, property taxes accounted on average for only 4.6 percent of tax
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Ariel Investments co-CEO and president Mellody Hobson speaks at the 2019 Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit in Washington, D.C. Paul Morigi | Getty Images Entertainment | Getty Images Investment expert Mellody Hobson is a firm believer in teaching kids about investing. She’d like it taught at every school in America ’ even at a young
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General Electric reported Wednesday a steep declines in first-quarter revenue and earnings as the industrial giant took a hit amid the coronavirus pandemic.  The company posted a total revenue of $20.524 billion, which represents a year-over-year decline of 8%. GE Industrial profits fell 46% year over year to $1.096 billion from $2.017 billion. On an
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mediamasmedia The stock market is acting strangely these days, with headlines about market rallies next to ones about historic unemployment figures and companies filing for bankruptcy.  You can’t figure it out. But you may be wondering if you should take advantage of the upswing and pull some money out of the market. After all, before this recent rally,
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