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Treasury Committee inquiry into consumers’ access to financial services

On 9 November 2018, the Treasury Committee (the Committee) announced the launch of a new inquiry (the Inquiry) into consumers’ access to financial services. The Committee will scrutinize whether certain groups of consumers are excluded from obtaining a basic level … Continue reading

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Fintech-Forward: U.S. Treasury Department’s Report on Nonbank Financials, Fintech, and Innovation

On July 31, 2018, the U.S. Department of the Treasury (“Treasury”) released a report on “Nonbank Financials, Fintech, and Innovation,” its fourth and final report on the U.S. financial system pursuant to Executive Order 13772 (the “Report”). At over 200 … Continue reading

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Treasury Issues Proposed Regulations Addressing Charitable Deductions for State and Local Tax Credit Contributions

The Treasury Department recently issued proposed regulations addressing the availability of charitable deductions when taxpayers receive or expect to receive corresponding state or local tax credits for contributions.  The proposed regulations require a taxpayer who makes a contribution to a … Continue reading

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HM Treasury details financial services legislation approach to Brexit

By Amy Leisinger, J.D. HM Treasury has set out its approach to financial services statutory instruments (SIs) under the EU (Withdrawal) Act. According to the ministry, during the implementation period, the UK will continue to implement new EU law that … Continue reading

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POGO Informs Treasury – Federal Spending Site Still Lacks Data After Revamp

Via BGOV: “…A recently revamped federal website designed to make contract spending information publicly accessible is plagued with major data gaps, a watchdog group reports. A new version of the Treasury Department-run USAspending.gov, officially launched March 2, was designed to remedy missing … Continue reading

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