As Congress Mulls Bond Curbs This Week, Members Can Only Wait

McConnell, Alison L.
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/9/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32377, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the Government Finance Officers Association's concern about the "unnecessary" tax-exempt bond curbs that could wind up long-delayed 2006 tax-reconciliation legislation. According to federal liaison director Susan Gaffney, a congressional conference committee has reached agreements in principle about alternative minimum tax relief and lowered tax rates for capital gains and dividend income.


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