State Sen. Bill Sharer claimed that New Mexico could eliminate almost every tax currently levied by reforming the way it levies the Gross Receipts Tax..Read More →
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By Eric Boehm | Watchdog.org
Low gas prices mean more cash in all consumers’ pockets.
But some members of Congress are talking about using the low gas prices as an opportunity to increase gasoline taxes, and at least one public-sector labor union boss thinks the extra cash should be in his members’ pockets instead.
“Given the recent dramatic […]
Florida Gov. Rick Scott is planning a trip to Philadelphia in February, and he’s hoping to lure some Pennsylvania businesses back south with him.Read More →
With Gov. Peter Shumlin staring at a $100-million budget hole to start the legislative session, minority party leaders launched a pre-emptive strike saying that raising taxes to fix the crisis is not an option for Vermont.Read More →