Price-Impact Retailers Welcome Tax Rebate Package

Hamstra, Mark
February 2008
SN: Supermarket News;2/18/2008, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p1
The article reports on the support of discount retailers for the economic-stimulus package signed into law by U.S. President George W. Bush which could promote more spending in their stores. The $152 billion stimulus package includes both tax rebates for consumers and incentives for businesses to invest. Individual consumers who are expected to begin receiving rebate checks in May 2008, can get up to $600.


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