TITLE

Muni exemptions' price tag put at $25 billion for 2000

AUTHOR(S)
Ferris, Craig T.
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;02/02/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30570, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the tax exemption for the interest paid on all municipal bonds will cost the United States government an estimated $25.1 billion in fiscal year 2000, according to President Bill Clinton's fiscal year 2000 budget plan estimates. Source of most of the revenue loss; Breakdown of the overall projections; Tax exemption for public-purpose bonds; Cost of municipal debts.
ACCESSION #
1520804

 

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