School Bond Measure Not Included in Bush's Tax-Cut Plan
- Municipal groups line up to support bill to increase private-activity caps. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;09/25/98, Vol. 325 Issue 30486, p1
Focuses on a tax cuts bills introduced in the United States House of Representatives that would contained provisions which would raise private activity bond cap and ease arbitrage restrictions on school bonds. Support of the municipal bond market on the bill; Effects of an increase in private...
- Ways and Means Approves Bond Bill. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;03/24/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30856, p6
Reports on the United States House Ways and Means Committee's approval of an education-related tax bill that would soften arbitrage rebate rules for school construction bonds.
- Bush-Based Tax Package Introduced. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;01/23/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31062, p1
Focuses on the tax bill introduced by United States Senators Phil Gramm and Zell Miller. Introduction of the package based on the campaign promises of President George Bush; Lack of provision for the school-construction private activity bonds; Overview of the school construction proposal of Bush.
- Tax Bill Provisions May Spur Flood Of School Construction Issuance. Kinnander, Ola; Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;05/30/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31149, p1
Reports the approval of a bill with tax-exempt bond provisions by the United States Congress. Expectations of bond market participants for an increase in the issuance of school construction bonds; Effectivity of the bill bond provisions; Measures dropped from the tax bill during final negotiations.
- House Committee Expected to Ease School Bond Arbitrage Rules. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;03/23/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30855, p7
Reports that the United States House Ways and Means Committee has begun considering an education-related bill that would soften arbitrage rebate rules for school construction bonds. Provisions of the bill; Inclusion of a Davis-Bacon provision.
- Senate panel FHLb proposal must narrow focus, report says. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;07/15/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30683, p5
Features a study which concluded that a United States Senate Finance Committee proposal allowing the Federal Home Loan Banks to guarantee up to $500 million in tax-exempt school bonds each year could accomplish little for those districts that actually needs it. Analysis of the proposal by the...
- Brunswick CSD, Ohio, Off S&P Watch. // Bond Buyer;3/22/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31846, p2
Reports that the U.S. rating firm Standard & Poor's Corp. has affirmed its BBB-minus underlying rating on Brunswick City, Ohio School District's general obligation school improvement bonds. Approval of an emergency levy that alleviates the fiscal challenges faced by the district.
- Oklahoma Storm Shelter Bonds Pushed. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;8/30/2013, p1
The article reports on the revival of the plan to issue 500 million dollars of state bonds to fund the construction of storm shelters at public schools proposed by Rush Springs, Oklahoma lawmaker Joe Dorman and also informs that the bonds are supported by annual revenues from state franchise...
- As Expected, More Insurance Tax Talk. Katz, Michelle // LAN: Life Association News;Mar1999, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p22
Discusses the United States government's 1999 insurance-related tax proposals. Information on President Bill Clinton's Fiscal 2000 budget proposal; Industrial impact of the business-use insurance taxes; Federal taxes paid by life insurance companies between 1986 and 1995.