Conference for Tax Reconciliation Package Pushed Back Until April

McConnell, Alison L.
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/9/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32335, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the delay of congressional action on tax reconciliation legislation, which could potentially affect several sectors of the municipal bond market until April 2006 in the United States. According to Senate Finance Committee chairman Charles Grassley, the pension reform bill is slated to be considered before the reconciliation measure. Lawmakers want to finish the tax reconciliation process before Congress approves its fiscal 2007 budget resolution.


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