House Speaker John Boehner's "Plan B" backup proposal to prevent some tax rate increases would make permanent two muni bond provisions that were originally enacted under the 2001 and 2003 Bush-era tax cuts.
Boehner's Plan B Includes Two Bond Provisions
DEC 19, 2012 5:37pm ET
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"One of these things does not belong" is a catchy slogan and it comes to mind when looking at the latest tax policy ideas coming from Washington when looking at the municipal bond tax exemption. The exemption is not a result of the growth of a tax code designed to induce or reduce certain behaviors. Rather, it is the foundation for the flow of capital in a $3.7 trillion dollar market required to efficiently finance the nation's infrastructure.
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