TITLE

Puerto Rico's Gov. Acevedo Vila in Showdown with House Over Sales Tax

AUTHOR(S)
Cataldo, Adam L.
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/29/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32413, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides updates concerning the amendment of a sales tax legislation in Puerto Rico. According to reports, the country's Governor Anibal Acevedo Vila is ordering lawyers for his administration to block an attempt by the island's House of Representatives to amend the legislation. The House voted to substitute a 5% sales tax for the 7% sales tax it had already passed.
ACCESSION #
22510129

 

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