Justices inclined to kill that tax funds port dredging

Reynolds, Katherine M.
March 1998
Bond Buyer;03/05/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30344, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that US Supreme Court justices have questioned the use of harbor maintenance tax. Issues related to the constitutionality of the use of the tax as a user fee; Examples of ad valorem taxes used as user fee cited during hearings on the case; Proposals for funding port maintenance.


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