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- Market Close: Low-Supply Munis May Bypass Tax Season Doldrums. Flynn, Hillary; Bonello, Maria // Bond Buyer;3/18/2014, Vol. 123 Issue 34077, p1
The article focuses on the impact of low municipal bond issuance on tax season from decreasing the demand for bonds in March 2014 and April 2014. Topics discussed include decline in total issuance for January 2014 and February 2014, the impact of Puerto Rico's and California's 11 billion U.S....
- State Tax Treatment of Municipal Bonds: 2004. // Bond Buyer;2/9/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32067, p6
Presents a chart showing state tax treatment of municipal bonds in the United States in the year 2004. Tax status; Tax rates and brackets.
- IRS Eying Issues in Colorado, Oklahoma and Pennsylvania. Schroeder, Peter // Bond Buyer;5/6/2009, Vol. 368 Issue 33109, p4
The article reports on the bond issues in three states investigating by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service. The agency had sent letters to Colorado Health Facilities Authority, the Cumberland Valley School District in Pennsylvania and the Payne County Economic Development in Oklahoma seeking...
- Check With Us First, IRS Warns Lawyers. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;1/28/2009, Vol. 367 Issue 33050, p1
The article reports on the warning given by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to lawyers who were considering engaging in questionable tax practices for municipal bond transactions. According to Clifford Gannett, director of the IRS' tax -exempt bond office, it is important for the bond...
- TBMA Speakers: Bush's Tax Plan Would Spur Economy, Not Hurt Bonds. Smith, Aaron T. // Bond Buyer;4/11/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31613, p6
Speakers at The Bond Market Association's annual meeting in New York on April 10, 2003 praised 726 billion dollars tax cut proposal of U.S. President George W. Bush, and minimized concerns that could have a negative impact on the bond market. ï¿½The size of the tax reduction was chosen very...
- 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.