Private Sector Coalition proposes income-tax cut

Márquez, Carlos
August 2008
Caribbean Business;8/21/2008, Vol. 36 Issue 33, p16
The article reports on the proposal by the Puerto Rico Private Sector Coalition to achieve income tax reduction alternatives on individuals and corporations. The proposal will include a reduction on the tax rate on individuals and nontax-exempt companies to a maximum of 25%, as part of a plan which includes a restructuring of government expenditures. It relates that the coalition created a task force to present ideas and promote an agreement about the proposal to help reactivate the economy.


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