TITLE

Whatever the AMT's Fate, AMT Debt Scores Big

AUTHOR(S)
Curran, Bill
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/13/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32218, p3A
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers developments on alternative minimum tax (AMT) bonds in the U.S. According to Thomson Financial Inc., AMT financings in 2005 totaled 30.48 billion dollar, a 30.7 percent increase in 2004. The author also discusses the details of tax-exempt bonds and the interest on AMT bonds. The only AMT bonds to decline in volume in 2005 were those issued for environmental facilities and general purposes.
ACCESSION #
19758815

 

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