Knitting Loopholes

July 1976
New Republic;7/31/76, Vol. 175 Issue 5, preceding p5
Focuses on issues concerning the tax reform bill in the U.S. Controversy associated with the tax loophole hearings; Special interest amendments in the tax reform bill; Handling of the special tax breaks by Russell Long's committee; Information on advertisements by Mobil Oil BV appealing to the nation against divestiture; Assumption that tax reform would bring in two billion dollars extra this year from loophole-closing.


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