TITLE

Taxes, Telemarketing Top Lists of Local Issues

AUTHOR(S)
Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/26/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 48, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports local issues of telemarketing and taxes on cable industry in the United States. Implementation of escalating penalties convinced by the Cable on lawmakers; Laws on abusive telemarketing practices; Constitutionality of a tax applied to cable and other telecommunication providers.
ACCESSION #
5585770

 

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