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CFO’s Daily Roundup of July 21, 2015

A collection of CFO.com's articles and stories published on July 21, 2015.
Kerry MarunaJuly 22, 2015

Missed out on yesterday’s financial fix? Fortunately for you CFO has you covered with the Daily Roundup…

 

China Corporate Debt Growth Seen as High Risk

S&P estimates that China’s corporate debt pile, now at 160% of GDP, will climb 77% to $28.8 trillion over the next five years.

>> Matthew Heller

 

 Should Online Retailers Be Required to Collect State Taxes?

Congress has made it more likely than it has been in 50 years that out-of-state retailers will be forced to collect taxes in states where they don’t have a physical presence.

>> CFO Staff

 

Sales Tax Bills Need to Curb Collection Burdens

States should be able to require remote sellers to collect sales taxes only if the seller’s burden is minimal, says attorney Arthur R. Rosen.

>> Arthur R. Rosen

 

Don’t Let States Make Outside Retailers Collect Sales Taxes

Physical presence is still the best rule for allowing states to require tax collection by retailers, according to Rick Smith, president of Chef’s Resources.

>> Rick Smith

 

Let States Mandate Tax Collection by Out-of-State Retailers

Whether you’re running the government or a business you need to be able to project a revenue stream, says Thomas Secor, president of Durable Corporation.

>> Thomas E. Secor

 

Chaffetz Internet Sales Tax Bill is Too Costly and Complex

Sales tax collection shouldn’t favor big box stores over small businesses, says Steve DelBianco, executive director of NetChoice.

>> Steve DelBianco

 

Solar Firm Turns on a Dime After Investment Infusion

Bankrupt in 2013, Conergy is feeling sunny again after bringing in fresh capital and reinventing its business model.

>> David McCann

 

Fed Faults Chinese Banking Giant Over Compliance

China Construction Bank’s first branch in North America is ordered to improve its anti-money laundering practices.

>> Matthew Heller

 

First Data Goes Back to Public Markets

The KKR-owned payments processor hasn’t been profitable since its buyout a decade ago.

>> Katie Kuehner-Hebert

 

Loans to Energy Companies Deteriorating

Sustained low energy prices have financial institutions worried about the oil and gas loans on their books.

>> Katie Kuehner-Hebert

 

Fed to Apply New Rules to Slimmer GE Capital

As GE sells off pieces of its banking unit, it will be required to comply with rules for nonbank systemically important financial institutions.

>> Katie Kuehner-Hebert

 

SunEdison to Acquire Solar Panel Firm for $2.2B

SunEdison’s bid represents a 51% premium to Vivint Solar’s closing price last Friday.

>> Matthew Heller

 

CFO’s Daily Roundup: July 20, 2015

A collection of CFO.com’s articles and stories published on July 20, 2015.

>> Kerry Maruna

 

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