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Louisiana accidentally gave out $26 million in tax refunds after it paid people twice. Now it wants the money back.

After a computer error caused around 66,000 people to receive double refund payments, state officials reportedly said the system was fixed.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez attends class photo for new members of the House on Capitol Hill in Washington in November 2018.

France scrapped a more extreme version of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s tax plan for millionaires because it was making so little money

France's policy of taxing income over €1 million at 75% lasted two years. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is proposing taxing income over $10 million at 70%.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

Wall Street should love the economic theory Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez backs — and that should worry the rest of us

Conservatives have been freaking out about modern monetary theory — championed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — but Wall Street should love it.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s ideas are not so ‘radical,’ but they are changing how Americans think about economics

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is changing the way Americans think about how economics work for the first time since the 1980s. Just in time.

The GOP tax plan separates Wall Street’s rich from its filthy rich

OPINION: The GOP tax plan will create inequality even in the wealthy microcosm that is Wall Street. This should give the party pause.

It’s the most important time of the year for stocks — here’s what Wall Street is saying

Earnings season is coming this week, and Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and Bank of America Merrill Lynch have released their forecasts for the period.
Donald Trump

Trump’s tax plan just got its first brutal review showing how it would benefit rich Americans but almost no one else

A Tax Policy Center study found that the GOP's tax plan would increase taxes for middle-class families while cutting them for corporations and the rich.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump appears at a campaign rally in Miami, Florida.

Trump’s base lost the battle for Trump’s economy — and it was barely even close

You can please Wall Street or you can please the populists. You cannot do both.

Even Wall Street’s biggest cheerleader is tired of the White House’s Goldman guys and their tax ‘plan’

OPINION: David Faber said it best —"Yeah, I know. Gary, I want to be 10 years younger and 6 inches taller but that doesn't mean wishes always come true."

These 2 charts highlight Wall Street’s skepticism around Trump’s tax plan

Wall Street analysts are signaling to President Donald Trump they don't expect changes to the tax system to help earnings until next year at the earliest.