Watts, Jim; Albanese, Elizabeth
December 2004
Bond Buyer;12/28/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32038, p24
Trade Publication
The article presents information on various developments of importance for bond markets. A program that allows taxpayers to get dollar-for-dollar credit of their state income taxes by giving up to $200 a year to a public school of their choice, or up to $250 for joint filers, raised more than $27.7 million for extracurricular activities at Arizona public schools in 2003. Contributions have totaled $111 million since the program began in 1998. Taxpayers can also get credit by giving up to $500 per person, $650 for joint filers, for scholarships at private schools.


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