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|Tuesday, February 28, 2012|
As tax break expires, U.S. businesses reduce orders for machinery and equipment.
Economists attributed much of the decline in January to the end of the tax credit. They noted that demand for core capital goods hit an all-time high in December as most companies raced to qualify for the tax credit. Many said the underlying trend remained strong and predicted further business investment in the coming months.
Read more at Oregonlive.
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