The following op-ed was exclusively provided to Business Insider to coincide with a speech Bill Gates is giving for the Munich Security Conference.
That was the reaction of the Republican speaker of the House, John Boehner of Ohio, in 2014 to a sweeping overhaul of the federal tax code proposed by the chairman of the Ways and Means Committee - and a member of his own party.
We've all heard the news that Kraft Heinz, the consumer products group owned by 3G Capital and at least in part backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, has made a bid for Unilever, another consumer products group.
Regardless of what Congress ends up doing about the future of the tax system, you don't need to pay more than you owe for the 2016 tax filing season.
U.K. retail sales unexpectedly fell for a third month in January, suggesting consumers are starting to feel the squeeze from accelerating inflation.