A series of tax relief measures is saving companies bailed out by the government such as GM,...

|By:, SA News Editor

A series of tax relief measures is saving companies bailed out by the government such as GM, Citigroup (C) and AIG billions of dollars at a time when concerns have changed from saving the economy to closing budget deficits. "The agencies are literally throwing gratuities at banks and other companies," analyst Christopher Whalen says.