TITLE

House Votes to Eliminate Estate Tax

AUTHOR(S)
Vaughan, Martin; Smallen, Jill; Mitchell, Charlie
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
National Journal;4/16/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 16, p1154
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the approval of legislation which will permanently eliminate the estate tax by the U.S. House on April 13, 2005. Legislators who led a bipartisan Senate group discussing a possible compromise that could limit estate tax; Purpose of the legislation.
ACCESSION #
16958958

 

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