Two School Bond Provisions May Be Included in Tax-Cut Proposal
- Letter campaign by issuer group coalition protests Clinton tax proposals. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;02/17/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30332, p5
Focuses on municipal bond issuer groups' letter campaign aimed at blocking two federal government tax proposals they say will raise interest rates in the municipal market in the United States. Impact on demand for tax-exempt municipal bonds; Increase in borrowing costs for bond issuers.
- Tax reform backers say municipals will benefit from changes. Hume, Lynn Stevens // Bond Buyer;03/10/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30347, p9
Focuses on the two tax retail sales tax proposals in the United States that might benefit the municipal market. House Majority Leader Dick Armey's flat tax of 17 percent starting in 1999; Bean Stearns & Co. senior managing director Wayne Angell's 23 percent point-of-sale tax on all goods and...
- Lower taxes don't necessarily mean low demand for munis, say analysts. Cintron, Ivan // Bond Buyer;04/14/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30371, p1
States that lower taxes do not necessarily mean lower demand for municipal bonds in the United States. American states that introduced tax relief legislation; Impact of lowering the marginal tax rate on municipal finance; Factors blunting demand for municipal bonds.
- Tax legislation municipal bond box score. // Bond Buyer;08/06/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30203, p7
Tabulates the status of tax legislation affecting municipal bonds in the United States. Includes the de minimis rule on corporations' bond indebtedness; Alternative minimum tax; Arbitrage rebate simplification; District of Columbia enterprise zone.
- Bonds and Election Day. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;10/30/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31502, p1
Reports on the planned enactment of tax legislation affecting municipal bonds no matter which political party controls the House and Senate in the U.S. Increase in the chances for broad tax measures; Rise in the tax-exempt bond market; Implementation of sizable tax bill.
- Rosy revenues expected. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;06/30/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30673, p1
Reports on proposed tax law changes that favor municipal bond issuers in the United States. Support for a substantial tax cut bill; Competition between municipal priorities and politically popular tax cuts.
- Muni Fund Outflows Dwindling. RAMAGE, JAMES // Bond Buyer;4/30/2013, Vol. 384 Issue 33903, p1
The article offers information on the gradual decrement in the outflow of 102 million dollars of municipal bond mutual fund with passing of taxation period in the U.S.
- Better Dividend Plans? Duff, Susanna // Bond Buyer;5/2/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31627, p1
U.S. municipal bond market would face less of a threat from proposals to exclude dividends from income taxes than under President George Bush's proposal to fully exempt certain dividends from taxation, according to tax experts. Their comments came after the House Ways and Means chairman Bill...
- Not Your Father's Credit Markets: Funding Not-for-Profit Health Care in the 21st Century. Yacoe, Don // Bond Buyer;11/08/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30764, p10a
Focuses on the objection raised by the insurance providers and the underwriters on the reduction in the issuance of municipal bonds for health care industries in the U.S. Total of the tax-exempt borrowing for the health care for the year 1999; Forecasts of dampened market in the health care...