Articles tagged “tax reform”

Tax Break Boosts Hotel Development in Low-Income Districts

Tax Break Boosts Hotel Development in Low-Income Districts

Patrick Clark and Noah Buhayar, Bloomberg

The 2017 U.S. tax overhaul introduced favorable treatment for investments made in about 9,000 low-income areas. Some developers have reacted by constructing hotels rather than, say, hospitals or affordable housing. We like hotels but question using tax laws to max out their construction in places like Brooklyn's hip Williamsburg district.

7 months ago

Choice Hotels Sees Promise of Tax Cuts For Travel, Just Not Yet

Choice Hotels Sees Promise of Tax Cuts For Travel, Just Not Yet

Deanna Ting, Skift

That corporate tax rate has helped companies with their balance sheets, but will those extra dollars actually translate to increased travel?

1 year ago

Southwest Expects a Tax Reform Windfall Will Keep Its Momentum Going in 2018

Southwest Expects a Tax Reform Windfall Will Keep Its Momentum Going in 2018

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Southwest has posted record earnings and believes that tax reform will be a major benefit in 2018. But the airline's overall strategy going forward will remain consistent, at least for the time being.

2 years ago

American and Southwest Airlines Giving Employees Tax Reform Bonuses

American and Southwest Airlines Giving Employees Tax Reform Bonuses

Brian Sumers, Skift

There's never been any doubt U.S. businesses would benefit from tax reforms. But will consumers and workers? Time will tell.

2 years ago