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Foreign profits repatriation continues to cool

International transactions accounts data showed that foreign affiliates of US multinationals repatriated $95 billion of current earnings in Q3 2019. This is down 0.8% from Q1, and down 200% from $295 billion in Q1 2018. Total repatriation in the first three quarters of 2019 reached $262 billion after surging to $777 billion in 2018 in the wake of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

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