Tax Reform Tensions

Barnett, Susanna Duff
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/4/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32042, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the prospective changes in the tax reforms of the municipal bond market in the US that has created tensions and concerns among municipal bond community. The proposed change in tax reforms is being developed amid concern over reports that president George W. Bush could revive a plan in his 2006 budget to try to eliminate the taxation of dividends, capital gains, and interest. Bush administration will not push for any wholesale changes in the tax laws the nation's massive tax code.


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