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Study: Federal Regs Cost Businesses Billions In 2011

Jan 09, 2012

Posted by Kristin Oberlander - Businesses spent $231 billion and more than 133 million paperwork hours to comply with federal regulations in 2011, according to a study release by the American Action Forum. The study also found that it would take 66,730 employees just to file federal paperwork (assuming a 2,000 hour work year).

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