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Trust funds deteriorated in past year

...benefit cuts that would have accompanied the establishment of private accounts for younger workers. Treasury Secretary John Snow, who is the chairman of the trustees' panel, told a news conference that the country faced a "looming fiscal crisis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/02/fin_79700.shtml
Finance
Push made for electronic tax returns

...through a free site could put the IRS in competition with private tax preparation software developers, Treasury Secretary John Snow last week assured a House Appropriations subcommittee that the government would not try to compete with the private sector...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/13/fin_77339.shtml
Finance
Keep tax reform hope alive

...is, after all, only the first step in a process. "I remain hopeful," says Linder, "that Treasury Secretary (John) Snow in his recommendations to President Bush will reach far beyond the limited foundation laid by the Tax Commission and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/09/edi_20788.shtml
Editorials
Final recommendations for rewriting tax laws delivered

...noble in its purpose, but it requires political willpower," the group said Tuesday in a letter to Treasury Secretary John Snow. "Many stand waiting to defend their breaks, deductions and loopholes, and to defeat our efforts." The commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/02/fin_18558.shtml
Finance
$10 bill gets orange, yellow and red makeover

...currency is unmatched anywhere in the world. So is our commitment to safeguarding that currency," said Treasury Secretary John Snow, who participated in an unveiling ceremony on Ellis Island in the New York harbor. The location was selected to highlight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/29/liv_7449.shtml
Life & style
Katrina victims get tax breaks

...comes at exactly the right time to help victims of Hurricane Katrina as they rebuild their lives," Treasury Secretary John Snow said. Rep. Jim McCrery, R-La., said tax writers aimed most of their assistance at individuals, and the tax breaks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/22/hur_5982.shtml
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Treasury says 30-year bond is coming back

...the 30-year bond will take place in the first quarter of 2006, with auctions held twice a year. Treasury Secretary John Snow said the decision to revive the bond was based on "our commitment to prudent debt management and our desire to maintain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/04/bus_443382.shtml
Business
When debt relief backfires

...Brown said the debt cancellation represents a "new deal between the rich and poor of the world" while U.S. Treasury John Snow called it "an achievement of historic proportions." Naturally, everyone hopes the G-8 is right, and that the debt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/24/edi_456836.shtml
Editorials
G-8 Finance Ministers meet in London

...compete in their home market. Critics contend the yuan is undervalued by as much as 40 percent. U.S. Treasury Secretary John Snow has given the Chinese a six-month deadline to revalue the yuan or face tariffs on their imports into the United States...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/11/bus_455656.shtml
Business
Trade deficit hits all-time high in February

...economies of its major trading partners, pushing up imports while dampening demand for U.S. exports. Treasury Secretary John Snow was expected to use a Saturday meeting of finance officials from the Group of Seven major industrial countries to once...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/12/bus_449999.shtml
Business