TITLE

House OKs Charitable Giving Bill With 2 Bond Pilot Projects

AUTHOR(S)
Ferris, Craig T.
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;9/18/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31722, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the approval of the legislation to increase tax incentives for charitable giving by the U.S. House of Representatives. Sponsorship of the legislation by President George W. Bush; Revisions to the legislation; Submission of the legislation to the House and Senate conference committee.
ACCESSION #
10891226

 

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