Surplus Boom

O'Brien, Elizabeth
November 2004
Bond Buyer;11/15/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32010, p35
Trade Publication
Reports that higher-than-expected revenues from capital gains taxes have helped bump Connecticut's estimated 2005 budget surplus.


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