Banks are Big Winners from Tax Cut

Financial firms are benefiting from the $1.5 trillion tax cut and make up the majority of companies so far handing out raises and bonuses as a result of the bill.

Power Companies Got a Tax Cut. Will Your Bill Reflect It?

Some utilities say they will pass savings from the tax law to ratepayers. Attorneys general in several states are calling for federal action as well.

G.O.P. Says Tax Bill Will Add Jobs in U.S. It May Yield More Hiring Abroad.

Supporters say the recently approved tax law will help American multinationals compete more aggressively overseas. Others see incentives to put factories overseas.

U.S. Tax Bill May Inspire Cuts Globally, While Fueling Trade Tensions

Other countries may need to cut corporate taxes to stay competitive. But companies outside the United States also worry the bill discriminates against them.

Mortgage Giants Cut Deal With Treasury to Cover Expected Losses

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will be allowed to keep $3 billion as capital cushion to prevent against losses activated by the Republican tax bill.

Republican Tax Cuts Would Lift Some Industries More Than Others

Financial firms would see a larger tax cut than manufacturers, a University of Pennsylvania study concluded.