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United States Department of the Treasury

The department of the federal government responsible for the printing of money, the collection of taxes, the regulation of banks, and the management of public debt. Created in 1789, the U.S. Treasury issues Treasury securities, which is debt that the American government uses to pay for some of its functions. It also administers the Internal Revenue Service, which collects taxes and decides how tax laws and regulations are enforced, and the U.S. Mint, which prints and disburses currency. The Treasury Department is responsible for investigating and prosecuting certain financial crimes, such as tax evasion and counterfeiting. It is headed by the Secretary of the Treasury, who is appointed by the President with the consent of the Senate.
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Riyadh, Muharram 29, 1437, Nov 11, 2015, SPA -- The US Treasury Department has recently organized the first US-Gulf Central Banks Dialogue between them at the Federal Reserve Bank's headquarters in New York.
She added while the US officials are apparently trying to convince some members of the US Congress to prevent approval of new sanctions against Iran, the US Treasury Department is doing a useless move to impose sanctions against Iranian companies and several foreign firms.
Automation has made it possible for the US Treasury Department to correlate data and look for possible unreported taxable income.
The US Treasury Department last Tuesday named 10 more Iranian businesses and five individuals subject to sanctions as Washington continues its game of whack-amole to suppress an ever-growing list of front companies Iran creates to evade sanctions.
US Bancorp (NYSE: USB) has announced that it has completed the repurchase of a warrant held by the US Treasury Department.
US Treasury Department investigators have subpoenaed airlines for records related to their dealings with the Air Transportation Stabilization Board (ATSB), which oversees loan guarantees.
recently sold 100 licenses of WorX SE, the premier Word-based XML editor, to the IRS Office of Chief Counsel, part of the US Treasury Department.
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The US Treasury Department on Thursday added names of 19 individuals and Iranian and foreign companies to the sanction list.
According to FiSCA (Financial Service Centers of America), the check cashers' national trade association, the US Treasury Department shows there are 21,000 non-bank money service businesses nationwide.
In response to the latest accusation by the US Treasury Department on affiliation of the NIOC to the IRGC, Iranian Oil Ministry Spokesman Alireza Nikzad Rahbar underlined that the NIOC is among the subsidiaries of the Oil Ministry and subject to the administration policies, the ministry's website, Shana said.
Such insurers have been certified by the US Treasury Department and one or more state and local department of insurance and appear on the Department of the Treasury's Listing of Approved Sureties (Department Circular 570).