TITLE

SHOWBIZ: GIVE US A (TAX) BREAK

AUTHOR(S)
Crabtree, Susan
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;10/15/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 8, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the call of the movie industry for some tax relief in the U.S. Efforts of the Congress to end export subsidies to businesses; Opportunity used by lawmakers to pass a raft of corporate tax breaks; Losses incurred by the industry in the repeal of the export system.
ACCESSION #
11118811

 

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