Puerto Rico Tries to Resolve Shutdown

Cataldo, Adam L.
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/5/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32375, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the meeting held by legislative leaders and members of Puerto Rico governor Anibal Acevedo Vila's administration on May 5, 2006 to resolve the fiscal crisis that resulted to a temporary government shutdown. According to a press release, the country's Senate agreed to imposed a new rates for sales tax and larger corporation's tax in order to address the crisis.


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