ISSUES – Banking, Financial Services and Taxation

ISSUES – Banking, Financial Services and Taxation


 

Click on the links below to read articles, stories, studies, etc. discussing this issue.

 

Comment Letter on Equal Credit Opportunity Act 64 FR 44582 (August 16, 1999) Docket No. R-1008
by Ward Connerly and James Landrith (ACRI/TMA)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/2002-10-30.html (October 30, 2002)

Comment Letter on Equal Credit Opportunity Act 64 FR 44582 (August 16, 1999) Docket No. R-1008
by Charlotte Bahin (America’s Community Bankers)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/acb2.html (October 30, 2002)

Joint Letter (signed by TMA) to Secretary of Treasury Regarding Territorial Tax System
(Multiple Organizations)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/2002-02-26.html (February 26, 2002)

Rotten Rule: The Fed’s silly little boxes.
by Roger Clegg (National Review)
http://www.nationalreview.com/contributors/clegg021402.shtml (February 14, 2002)

Joint Letter to Director of OMB Regarding Interest on Deposits Held by Non-Resident Aliens
(Multiple Organizations)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/2001-12-19.html (December 19, 2001)

Joint Letter to Secretary of the Treasury Regarding Interest on Deposits Held by Non-Resident Aliens
(Multiple Organizations)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/2001-08-15.html (August 15, 2001)

Letter to Internal Revenue Service Regarding Interest on Deposits Held by Non-Resident Aliens
by Robert R. Davis (America’s Community Bankers)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/2001-05-31.html (May 31, 2001)

Broad Coalition Urges U.S. to Guard Financial Privacy
(NewsMax.com)
http://www.newsmax.com/archives/articles/2001/5/18/203450.shtml (May 19, 2001)

Joint Letter to Secretary of Treasury (Signed by TMA)
(Coalition for Constitutional Liberties)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/oneill.html (May 15, 2001)

Bachus Introducing Plan to Protect Privacy of Loan Applicants
(Office of Representative Spencer Bachus)
http://www.multiracial.com/government/pr20000307.html (March 7, 2000)

Opposition Grows to Fed Racial Data
(Las Vegas Sun/Associated Press)
http://www.lasvegassun.com/sunbin/stories/bw-cong/1999/dec/14/121400372.html (December 14, 1999)

24 from GOP join opponents to Fed’s proposal on race data
(The Boston Globe/Associated Press)
http://www.boston.com/dailynews/348/wash/24_from_GOP_join_opponents_to_:.shtml (December 14, 1999)

Congressmen oppose proposed Fed rule on racial lending data
(Nando Times/Associated Press)
http://www.nando.com/noframes/story/0,2107,500142123-500168734-500630063-0,00.html (December 14, 1999)

Press Release: Paul Leads Fight Against Rule Proposed By Federal Reserve
(Office of Representative Ron Paul)
http://www.multiracial.com/government/pr991213.html (December 13, 1999)

Senators back ‘colorblind’ credit process
by Marcy Gordon (The Bergen Record/Associated Press)
http://www.bergen.com/biz/banks07199912072.htm (December 7, 1999)

GOP senators say they oppose Fed proposal on loan applicant data
by Marcy Gordon (The Boston Globe/Associated Press)
http://www.boston.com/dailynews/341/wash/GOP_senators_say_they_oppose_F:.shtml (December 7, 1999)

Senators blast Fed’s loan data plan
by Marcy Gordon (The Sun Sentinel)
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/money/daily/detail/0,1136,25500000000105326,00.html (December 6, 1999)

Press Release: Committee Republicans Urge Federal Reserve To Drop Plan To Collect Data On Credit Applications
(Senate Committee on Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs)
http://www.multiracial.com/government/pr991206.html (December 6, 1999)

House Banking Republicans Comment Letter Regarding Changes to Regulation B
(House Committee on Banking & Financial Institutions)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/housebanking.html (December 6, 1999)

Senate Banking Republicans Comment Letter Regarding Changes to Regulation B
(Senate Committee on Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/senatebanking.html (December 6, 1999)

Libertarians say: Federal agency wants to encourage banks to ask customers about race
(The Libertarian Party)
http://www.multiracial.com/news/pr991118.html (November 18, 1999)

Questionnaire Dread (halfway down page)
by Declan McCullagh (Wired News)
http://www.wired.com/news/fax/0,1530,32518,00.html (November 13, 1999)

Comment Letter on Equal Credit Opportunity Act 64 FR 44582 (August 16, 1999) Docket No. R-1008
by James A. Landrith, Jr. and Charles Michael Byrd (The Multiracial Activist/INTERRACIAL VOICE)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/regulationb.html (November 10, 1999)

Comment Letter on Equal Credit Opportunity Act 64 FR 44582 (August 16, 1999) Docket No. R-1008
by Charlotte Bahin (America’s Community Bankers)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/acb.html (November 10, 1999)

Comment Letter on Equal Credit Opportunity Act 64 FR 44582 (August 16, 1999) Docket No. R-1008
by Robert E. McKew (American Financial Services Association)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/afsa.html (November 10, 1999)

Comment Letter on Equal Credit Opportunity Act 64 FR 44582 (August 16, 1999) Docket No. R-1008
by Pamela Haynes (Michigan Credit Union League)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/1999-11-08mcul.html (November 8, 1999)

Plan to collect racial info on borrowers draws GOP fire
(MSBET)
http://www.msbet.com/news/news.asp?NewsID=4145&ChannelID=26&3009454 (November 5, 1999)

Comment Letter on Equal Credit Opportunity Act 64 FR 44582 (August 16, 1999) Docket No. R-1008
by William J. Donovan (National Association of Federal Credit Unions)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/1999-11-05nafcu.pdf (November 5, 1999)

Comment Letter on Equal Credit Opportunity Act 64 FR 44582 (August 16, 1999) Docket No. R-1008
by Malcolm Bush (Woodstock Institute)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/1999-11-03woodstock.html (November 3, 1999)

Comment Letter on Equal Credit Opportunity Act 64 FR 44582 (August 16, 1999) Docket No. R-1008
by John Taylor (National Community Reinvestment Coalition)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/1999-10-27ncrc.html (October 27, 1999)

‘Want a Loan? What’s Your Race?’
by Declan McCullagh (Wired News)
http://www.wired.com/news/print/1,1294,31533,00.html (October 15, 1999)

Fed’s New Interest: Race
by Jenna Greene (Legal Times)
http://www.counsel.com/stories/A5180-1999Sep3.html (September 7, 1999)

Press Release on Racial Classifications in Banking
(Federal Reserve Board)
http://www.bog.frb.fed.us/boarddocs/press/BoardActs/1999/19990804/ (August 4, 1999)

Equal Credit Opportunity [Regulation B; Docket No. R-1008]
(Federal Reserve Board)
http://www.multiracial.com/government/regulationb.pdf (August 4, 1999)

Why Tiger Woods has a message for Compliance
by Jo Ann S. Barefoot (ABA Banking Online Journal)
http://www.banking.com/aba/compliance_1098.asp (October 1998)

Joint Agency Comments on Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Under Regulation B
(Office of Thrift Supervision)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/1998-05-28.html (May 28, 1998)

Letter to Federal Reserve Board
by Janet Reno (U.S. Department of Justice)
http://www.multiracial.com/letters/reno.html (February 20, 1998)

Press Release: FRB Withdraws Proposed Amendment to Regulation B
(Federal Reserve Board)
http://www.bog.frb.fed.us/boarddocs/press/BoardActs/1996/199612233/ (December 23, 1996)