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International Trade: Issues and Effects of Implementing the Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act
GAO-05-979: Published: Sep 26, 2005. Publicly Released: Sep 26, 2005.
Between fiscal years 2001 and 2004, the Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act (CDSOA) provided over $1 billion funded from import duties to U.S. companies deemed injured by unfair trade. Some supporters state CDSOA helps U.S. companies compete in the face of continuing unfair trade. Some opponents believe CDSOA recipients receive a large, unjustified windfall from the U.S. treasury. Also, 11 Wo...
U.S. Customs Service: Update on the Merchandise Processing Fee
GGD-00-21R: Published: Oct 7, 1999. Publicly Released: Oct 18, 1999.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on Custom Service's Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF) that is charged on certain imports, focusing on the relationship between the fee and the cost of services provided.GAO noted that: (1) according to Customs, for each fiscal year, Congress appropriates funds to Customs for its commercial operations and drug and other law enforcement ac...
International Monetary Fund: Trade Policies of IMF Borrowers
NSIAD/GGD-99-174: Published: Jun 22, 1999. Publicly Released: Jun 22, 1999.
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO provided information on the International Monetary Fund (IMF), focusing on the: (1) extent to which IMF borrower countries restrict international trade and the borrowers whose trade has the potential to affect the United States; (2) reported trade barriers and export policies of four IMF borrowers that are among those with the greatest capacity to affect...
International Taxation: IRS' Administration of Tax-Customs Valuation Rules in Tax Code Section 1059A
GGD-94-61: Published: Feb 4, 1994. Publicly Released: Mar 7, 1994.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) enforcement of section 1059A of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC), focusing on: (1) specific cases in which IRS used section 1059A to govern transfer prices; (2) the applicability of section 1059A to certain transactions between U.S. and Mexican affiliates; (3) the impact on U.S. revenues of allowin...