TITLE

Excise tax on rum could be trimmed

PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Caribbean Business;12/11/2003, Vol. 31 Issue 49, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the proposal of U.S. President George W. Bush to extend the excise tax on rum entering the U.S. Collection of tax on rum from the Puerto Rico; Lobbying efforts of the Puerto Rico Conservation Trust; Increase on the rum excise tax.
ACCESSION #
12186915

 

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