TITLE

Bush Stimulus Plan Nears, With Effect on Munis Unknown

AUTHOR(S)
Duff, Susanna
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/6/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31546, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the possibility of a negative impact of U.S. President George W. Bush's administration economic stimulus plan on municipal bonds. Possible inclusion of a partial dividend tax-exemption proposal in the plan; Disadvantages of the proposal to municipal bond market; Exclusions from the proposal.
ACCESSION #
8987801

 

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