BREAKING NEWS ~ President Bush signs sweeping corporate tax reform bill Chris Buell at 11:25 AM ET
AP is reporting that President Bush has signed the American Jobs Creation Act of 2004, a sweeping corporate tax reform bill offering $136 billion in tax breaks to businesses. The legislation, which also aims to address trade issues with the EU, was approved earlier this month by Congress. Read the White House press release on the bill. JURIST's Paper Chase has more on the tax bill here and here.
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