Arnold, Paul; Vazquez, Javier
April 2010
Hill;4/21/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 42, p10
Two letters to the editors are presented in response to the articles "Battle over rum tax to continue after break" in the April 7, 2010 issue and "Puerto Rico lacks credibility in battle over rum production," by Harry C. Alfredo in the April 12, 2010 issue.


Related Articles

  • Excise Tax Increases and Cigarette Sales. Peterson, Dan E.; Zeger, Scott L.; Remington, Patrick L.; Anderson, Henry A. // American Journal of Public Health;Jun93, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p910 

    Two letters to the editor are presented concerning the article "How Effective Are Excise Tax Increases in Reducing Cigarette Smoking?," by J. Wasserman, published in a 1992 issue of the "American Journal of Public Health."

  • P.R., USVI federal rum-tax rebate of $13.25 per proof gallon is extended. Márquez, Carlos // Caribbean Business;10/9/2008, Vol. 36 Issue 40, p4 

    The article reports on the extension of the federal rum excise tax (FET) formula rebate for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The rum-tax measure will continue to receive $13.25 for each proof gallon of rum produced and sold in the U.S. through the end of 2009. The provision to continue...

  • Puerto Rico lacks credibility in battle over rum production. Alford, Harry C.; Sherman, Brad // Hill;4/13/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 37, p32 

    Two letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues, such as the "Battle Over Rum Tax to Continue After Break," in the April 7, 2010 issue and the "Congressional Harvard Alumni Lobbied to Support Iran Divestment on Campus," in the April 3, 2010 issue.

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. Erulkar, Benjamin; Hopper, Regina; Webber, Rebecca // Hill;12/10/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 146, p24 

    Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "SEIU sides with Puerto Rico in rum tax dispute," in the December 1, 2009 issue, "Oil, natural gas industries can provide jobs boost," by Larry Nicholas in the December 7, 2009 issue, and on the job...

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. Christensen, Del. Donna; Smith, Guy L.; Karlen, Nydra // Hill;12/8/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 144, p40 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "SEIU sides with Puerto Rico in rum tax dispute" that was published in the December 2009 issue.

  • County Loses More State Tax Revenue. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;8/6/2007, Vol. 25 Issue 33, p12 

    The article reports that the local government of Kent County, Michigan will lose its share in the state revenue for 2007 following the implementation of a resolution governing the elimination of state tax revenue from the intergovernmental budget of Michigan. Lawmakers will not distribute tax...

  • EXCISE TAXATION IN PORTO RICO. Hollander, J.H. // Quarterly Journal of Economics;Feb1902, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p187 

    Focuses on the excise taxation in Porto Rico as of February 1902. Composition of excise taxes during the Spanish regime in the country; Challenges in the implementation of the U.S. system of internal revenue taxation model in the country; Difficulties faced by people of the country due to...

  • Comments on “Adverse Implications of a Securities Transactions Excise Tax” by Joseph A. Grundfest and John B. Shoven. Scholz, John Karl // Journal of Accounting, Auditing & Finance;Fall91, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p443 

    This article identifies and discusses the potential beneficial effects of a securities transactions excise tax (STET). The first potential benefit is that a STET would raise a substantial amount of tax revenue. The importance of a new revenue source should be clear. Many in the U.S. are...

  • Gainers & Big Dippers.  // Grand Rapids Business Journal;3/12/2007, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p7 

    The article reports on a decrease in tax revenue collections in Grand Rapids, Michigan in the first quarter of 2007. The total state tax receipts for the first quarter reached $5.39 billion. Some taxes which result to revenue gains for the state are state income tax, industrial and commercial...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics