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Tax aspects of financing the inland waterway system

H.R. 8309

by United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Taxation

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Published in iii, 19 p .
Written in English


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Statementprepared for the use of the Committee on Ways and Means by the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means
The Physical Object
PaginationWashington :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24331577M
OCLC/WorldCa31159309

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It had its day perhaps, and it may yet have another, but right now it is in a quiet phase. I have looked at this phase with some despair at times. The United States has an extensive inland waterway system, much of which has been improved for navigation and flood control and developed to produce hydroelectricity and irrigation water by such agencies as the U.S.

Bureau of Reclamation, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the Tennessee Valley Authority. Some of the world's larger dams. An example of such an arrangement is the Inland Waterways Users’ Board, created by Congress at the demand of the companies that pay fees for the use of inland waterways, to advise on spending priorities for the inland waterways system.

Vessel operators on this system pay into the Inland Waterways Trust Fund, which is used to fund half the cost of new construction and major rehabilitation of inland waterway infrastructure.

The annual Federal operation and maintenance expenditures is approximates $ million, while recent annual capital outlays have ranged from $ million in.

Public budget and financing mechanisms for funding freight projects exist in the EU, although, as a percentage of total transport system investment, they are quite limited.

No debt financing was found in any of the examples discussed, and for the very largest projects (e.g., the Betuwe corridor) little private investment occurred up front.

Government should fund inland waterway expenditure on environmental improvements, broadly defined, to secure net gains. Within the current level of Tax aspects of financing the inland waterway system book of the inland waterway network the resources used should provide best value for money for the taxpayer.

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Not just cruising Every boat-owner on the inland waterways benefits from a large subsidy from the taxpayer, who pays the vast bulk of the costs of running the inland waterways system. If that subsidy is to be justified, and indeed to be continued, the waterways must be seen to provide benefits for far more than the few thousand owners of motor-cruisers and the half dozen or so hire firms still.

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