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Yellen Sees U.S. Companies Pushing to Back Global Tax Deal

  • Says she sees a path for Congress to approve 132-country pact
  • Yellen intends to write lawmakers on debt limit this month
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Yellen Sees Companies Pushing Congress to Back Global Tax Deal
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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said U.S. companies are likely to provide crucial support in pushing lawmakers to back a global overhaul of corporate taxation, helping overcome Republican opposition that may slow or stop ratification of an accord endorsed by Group of 20 nations over the weekend.