TITLE

IRS Steps Up Probes Of Indian Tribes

AUTHOR(S)
Barnett, Susanna Duff
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/6/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31942, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States Internal Revenue Service is escalating its investigation of the use of a tax-exempt bond structure designed to allow Indian tribes to finance the development of hotels and convention centers through conduit borrowing. Investigation of bonds issued by the California Statewide Communities Development Authority on behalf of East Valley Tourist Development Authority; Auditing of bonds issued by Capital Trust Agency on behalf of Seminole Indian Tribe of Florida; Agency's rule on the issuance of tax-exempt bonds by Indian tribes.
ACCESSION #
14050725

 

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