IRS, Treasury Seem Open to Changes on Solid Waste

Barnett, Susanna Duff
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/12/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31946, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the apparent openness of the U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service official to modifying the proposed overhaul of rules that govern tax-exempt bonds used to finance solid-waste disposal facilities. Recognition of a request by the National Association of Bond Lawyers and some recycling groups to include a definition of solid waste in any finalized rules; Issue on the no-value requirement related to material recycled in a bond-financed facility; Plan to eliminate the no-value test in the proposed rules.


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