Conference Committee May Start Work Next Week

McConnell, Alison L.
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/10/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32317, p5
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The article reports that a congressional conference committee may start working out differences between House and Senate versions of tax reconciliation legislation in the United States. The version of Senate comprises restrictions on pooled bond issuance and a requirement that broker-dealer firms report to the Internal Revenue Service all tax-exempt interest paid to bondholders. The version of the House did not contain those provisions, but would extend the the qualified zone academy bond program.


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