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Working Group

Persons gathered together to solve a common problem or to set a particular goal. For example, a working group may be gathered to set standards for a nascent industry. A working group is expected to complete its task within a certain amount of time, usually with the publication of a paper or report. While working groups are founded as temporary, ad hoc committees, many go on to become semi-permanent bodies.
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The work group examining tax bases and exemptions researched the use of exemption certificates and recommended:
HCBS Work Group members include HHS and other Administration officials.
The remainder of this report presents the initial work product of the Legal and Recordkeeping Work Group, namely a model state administrative regulation to govern taxpayer retention books and records, particularly electronically generated and retained records, for tax administration purposes.