TITLE

Just One Year for BABs?

AUTHOR(S)
Schroeder, Peter
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;9/17/2010, Vol. 76 Issue 34, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the proposal of the Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus to extend the Build America Bond (BAB) program for additional one year in the U.S. Once the Baucus bill is approved, it would extend the Recovery Zone bond programs by another one year to rejuvenate areas impacted by recession. Moreover, it mentions that the bill will also extend for another year the exemption from the alternative minimum tax for all private-activity bonds.
ACCESSION #
54526996

 

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