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Published by AICPA in New York, N.Y .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Depreciation allowances -- United States.,
  • Capital investments -- United States.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementissued by the Federal Taxation Division of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
SeriesStatement of tax policy ;, 7
LC ClassificationsHJ4653.D5 A56 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p. :
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4151043M
LC Control Number80130667

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