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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 10, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas                                Bond Buyer index Index of 20 municipal bonds 20 year various ratings TTo Dow Jones average 30 Industrials Money supply M1 In billions of dollars Commodity futures index 3month Treasury bills Index of weekly closing prices of 27 key commodities weekly average interest rate 1320 270 1984 565 560 260 1985 250 555 240 111825 1 8 1522 1 8 15 March Chicago Tribune Charts 1160 4 11 18 25 1 8 15 22 1 March l I i i I i i I i i i i i 550 16233071421287142128 March I 230 111825 1 8 1522 1 8 15 22 March Source Commodity Research Bureau 28 4 11 1825 1 8 15 22 1 8 15 March Producer Price Index fi Money supply M1 billions of dollars 1983 1 1984 Bu si ness HvraldZeituns March 4A Texas rate rises DALLAS AP Unemployment in Texas jumped to percent in February as many aspects of the states economy contined to lag behind the national employment a federal official said Bryan regional commissioner for the Bureau of Labor said the states job growth is not keeping up with the increase in the labor The states jobless rate was percent in January and 6 percent in unem ployment dropped from percent in January to percent in the bureau reported Richey said that workers may be expecting too much too soon from the The job expectations of the worker are out of line with particularly in he San Antonio and the BryanCollege Station area remained strong in the job market during but other areas such as Houston and the Lower Rio Grande Valley continued to have a depressed job Richey Were not doing but were not doing very he Richey said that the depressed energy industry and the economy of the border areas with Mexico were two important drags on the Texas economy and the employment They continue to hold the economic growth he Employment in the states energyrelated in dustries has seen little growth since the end of the recession two years Richey Building permits off to slow start IRS toughens mileage rules I K I h i In the most taxpayers who operate their automobile or truck for both business and personal use have estimated the percentage which was business and deducted only the business expenses or used the op tional mileage method currently cents per The IRS generally would accept this when the taxpayer could provide a reasonable calculation supporting the allocation between business and personal Effective this procedure is no longer be accepted by the In order to claim a deduction on your 1985 tax return for a you will have to satisfy the adequate comtemporaneous record this means you must keep a log and make entries in it at or near the time of each Your entry in the log should indicate the name of the number of and purpose of the You can just keep track of the business trips and not the per if you The governments temporary regulations require maintenance of these logs for motor and any other vehicle that is susceptible to personal Examples of the IRS gives of vehicles not susceptible to personal use are cement and refrigerated The law further requires that your tax return preparer obtain written confirmation from you that these records exist you wont be able to claim the These requirements apply to Trollinger Watch consider organiz5 ling a self help They S be called a Block or NeighH Invite to a meeting Jwhere you can discuss work and work and homej Ask your local Jpolice to send a Itative to give all of you Or call a Security groups can be things to a lot of the inforl in this column as a I Crime Prevention Officer in A local ofJ can advise you and coJ 790 Rock New 78130 I ordinate proper I WHEN YOU THINK OF THINK 1 SECURITY DESIGNS 6295888 88 J companyowned vehicles as In your company will not only require each operator to keep a log but if there is any personal use of the company they will have to in clude the value of that personal use on your W2 and youll pay tax on Many employers may choose to require their employees to use their own cars and reimburse them for business ByDANASTELL Staff writer Building activity got off to a much slower start in 1985 than it did the previous January 1985 construction totaled and last months ac tivity totaled But the figures were much higher in 1984 as January saw million worth of construction and February had The number of singlefamily residences dropped from 16 to 12 in February and there were two duplexes Six commercial totaling including a recreation building at 305 and an industrial building on Hunter Road for Jana White and Taylor Surgical Other commercial projects include three offices 226 Union for Tim Owens H S Con 632 Bavarian and David at 421 Seguin February had 50 additions and alterations to valued at one residential 14 commercial alterations and and 20 structures other than The duplexes are being built by Holmstrom Builders at 608 and 610 Frostwood and by Fricke Fricke at 221 Redbud A and B Here are the 12 singlefamily residences which received building permits in The highest dollar new home is valued at and is being built by Gerald Williams for Floyd Chapman at 106 Mission Thats followed by a home built at 7 Moss Rock by Robert McDonald 751 First American 1332 Floyd by Gerald 106 Mission David 839 Homes by 323 Crown Robert 7 Moss Darrell 1651 Allison 971 Ohio Joe by Jerome 715 Briarbend with a Condra 1541 Condra Condra 1537 1533 At saving money for retire ment can be a very lucrative Youll get a deduction on your your investment will continue to grow taxdeferred until SASAS 18MONTH VARIABLE RATE From now until April youll earn a special rate of on this IRA After April the rate will never be less than the 26week Treas ury Bill Discount rate plus The minimum opening balance is and you can make additional deposits So youll earn a high return now and have flexibility SASAS 18MONTH FIXED RATE IRA EFFECTIVE ANNUAL YIELD This IRA plan offers you the security of a fixed rate plus continuous com you must open the account before April minimum opening balance 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