TITLE

FROM THE WIRE

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);3/9/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 10, pP15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs on business in the U.S. In a statement by U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, they are going to have a much more ambitious effort to deal with offshore tax havens. In February 2009, service industries in the U.S. contracted at a faster pace as job losses sapped consumer confidence and spending. Geithner has promised to crack down on companies and individuals who try to avoid paying taxes.
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40538967

 

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