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Present law and proposals relating to increasing domestic energy production and reserves scheduled for a hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Agricultural Taxation of the Committee on Finance on July 27, 1990

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Written in English



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  • Tax incentives -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Energy development -- Law and legislation -- United States

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation.
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Joint Committee on Taxation.
LC ClassificationsKF6397 .A25 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 42 p. ;
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1986579M
LC Control Number90601926

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