TITLE

Tech Tax

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;9/16/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31720, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the amount of tax increment financing grants provided to several public schools by various district officials in Texas.
ACCESSION #
10876873

 

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