Brookings provides interesting insight into where foreign companies un-repatriated profits actually are. Much of the capital is already in the US in US bonds or deposits. The author suggests ways in which this money can be taxed that would avoid the 2014 experience of being used just for buybacks and dividends. https://www.brookings.edu/blog/up-front/2017/10/25/repatriated-earnings-wont-help-american-workers-but-taxing-those-earnings-can/

Comments (1)
No. 1-1
Ken_Dyks
Ken_Dyks

Editor

That's interesting. Repatriation talk is just a hollow phrase.



Paul Krake
EditorPaul Krake
New Comment
3
Paul Krake
EditorPaul Krake
New Comment
4
Ken_Dyks
EditorKen_Dyks
New Comment
3
Ken_Dyks
EditorKen_Dyks
New Comment
3