TITLE

President Skirts Issue of Federal Tax Reform in Address to Congress

AUTHOR(S)
McConnell, Alison L.
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/2/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32311, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the recommendations of U.S. President George W. Bush for federal tax reform. One of the plans recommended involved the elimination of the tax-exempt status of interest earned on tax-exempt bonds held by the corporations. The plans would also do away with the individual and corporate alternative minimum tax.
ACCESSION #
19701136

 

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