NLC: Tax Repeal Will Hurt Cities

Vadum, Matthew
February 2003
Bond Buyer;2/13/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31572, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the dividend tax exclusions of U.S. president George W. Bush which may force U.S. cities and towns to reduce their services or raise local taxes. Revelations of a survey on tax priorities of citizens; Impact of taxes on stock dividends.


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