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- THE TAX BRAMBLE BUSH. Cudd, Kermit G.; Lynn Jr., Arthur D. // National Tax Journal;Sep68, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p358
This article discusses the effect of the Flast versus Cohen case upon the scope of and the basis for federal taxpayer's suits. The Flast case was brought by Florence Flast and six other persons as residents of New York in the U.S. District Court to enjoin the allegedly unconstitutional...
- Court strikes nursing-home fee. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;12/8/2003, Vol. 19 Issue 49, p1
An Ingham County, Michigan judge has struck down a Medicaid fee that nursing homes pay the state, potentially ripping a new $100 million hole in a state budget already $919 million short. Circuit Judge William Collette ruled that the fee provided for in a 2002 law is a tax and cannot be levied...
- House fails to pass tax limitation amendment. // Human Events;5/3/96, Vol. 52 Issue 17, p22
Reports on the Senate's failure to pass the tax limitation amendment. Provisions of the amendment; Implications of the failure to pass.
- House tax limit amendment to get April 15 vote. // Human Events;04/18/97, Vol. 53 Issue 15, p4
Talks about the US House's vote on the Tax Limitation Amendment (TLA) to the Constitution which is being pushed by House conservatives and the leadership. Absence of a subcommittee hearing for the Senate version; Speaker Newt Gingrich and Majority Leader Dick Armey's commitment to the TLA;...
- Transactions-with-customers guidance. // Practical Accountant;Apr96, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p14
Reports on the immediate guidance pending issuance of proposed regulations as to whether tax payers' transactions with related persons may be transactions with customers under Section 475 by the Notice 96-12. Assistance provided; Expectations of rules in the Notice; Effective date for taxable...
- HOUSE STIMULUS PUSHES TAX CUTS. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;11/5/2001, Vol. 247 Issue 19, p13
Reports on the House bill designed to provide billion dollar tax breaks for companies and individuals in the United States in the year 2002. Rate cuts for individuals; Rebates for individuals who failed to qualify in the tax bill for 2001; Expenses of firms under the House bill.
- Principles of Federal Appropriations Law: 2004 Update of the Third Edition: GAO-05-354SP. // GAO Reports;3/1/2005, p1
GAO published its update of the third edition of Volume I of Principles of Federal Appropriations Law, commonly known as the "Red Book." Our objective in this publication is to present a cumulative supplement to the published third edition text that includes all relevant decisions from January 1...
- States Dogged by Lawsuits on K-12 Funding. Cavanagh, Sean // Education Week;1/18/2012, Vol. 31 Issue 17, p1
The article reports that several U.S. states are facing lawsuits alleging that their plans for funding education violate their constitutions, focusing on cases in states including Texas, Colorado, and Washington state. Comments regarding changes to state budgets during the U.S. economic...
- Defense chiefs prod GOP to accept higher revenues. Muñoz, Carlo // Hill;12/4/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 134, p8
The article reports on the approval of the defense-sector leaders with the tax increase as part of fiscal cliff deal in order to avoid requisition and the 500 billion in cuts the industry faces.