FINANCE (FI)

 

A primary category containing information pertaining to superintending and managing the national finance, including collections, disbursements and accounting; taxation; credit and loans; federal budget; securities, investments and related finance subjects.

 

Subject categories and sub-categories fully available for research are bolded. Closed categories and sub-categories have a simple phrase describing their contents.

 

DESCRIPTION OF SECONDARY FILE CODES

 

File Code                               Description

 

FI                                             Finance

 

FI001                                      Accounting – Audits

 

FI001-01                                Collections – Receipts – User Fees

 

FI001-02                                Disbursements – Expenditures

 

FI001-03                                Irregularities, Financial

 

FI002                                      Banks – Banking

 

FI003                                      Bonds – Stocks – Investments

 

FI004                                      Budget – Appropriations

 

FI004-01                                Allocations

 

FI004-02                                Estimates, Budget

 

FI005                                      Credit – Loans

 

FI005-01                                Agricultural Loans

 

FI005-02                                Housing, Loans

 

FI005-03                                Schools – Student Teacher

 

FI005-04                                Finance: Small Business Loans   (3.2 ft.; boxes 1-8)

A subject category containing correspondence primarily from the general public regarding procurement of small business loans, payments, and eligibility.

 

FI005-05                                Transportation Loans

 

FI006                                      Funds – Accounts

 

FI007                                      Interest Rates

Largely correspondence and memos from the public and Congress regarding interest rate policy in general, and setting interest rates in particular.

 

FI008                                      Monetary Systems

Memos and correspondence relating to U.S. monetary systems, including such topics as commemorative coins; proposed changes to U.S. money’s design and makeup, gold standard issues, and international money and trade issues (e.g. European common currency, the value of the Japanese yen).

 

FI009                                      Public Debt

 

FI010                                      Taxation

 

FI010-01                                Excise Tax – Estate – Gift – Excess Profit

 

FI010-02                                Income Tax

 

FI010-03                                Real Estate Tax – Personal Property

 

FI010-04                                Sales Tax