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Real estate expert: Vermont ‘just keeps adding more taxes and regulations’

By   /  July 3, 2015  /  News, Taxes, Vermont  /  No Comments

Photo courtesy of Vermont Realtors

In part two of our interview with Isaac Chavez, the Vermont Realtors CEO says property taxes keep rising because lawmakers are focused on serving special interest groups, not taxpayers.

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Head of realtor trade group says property taxes causing outmigration in Vermont

By   /  July 1, 2015  /  Jobs + Growth, News, Taxes, Vermont  /  No Comments

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High property taxes in Vermont are bad for homeowners and are causing people to leave the state, the CEO of Vermont’s top realtor association says.

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Vermont taxpayers feeling after-effects of Legislature’s $63 million tax binge

By   /  June 18, 2015  /  Economy, Jobs + Growth, News, Taxes, Vermont  /  No Comments

Photo by Bruce Parker

It’s been one month since the Vermont Legislature passed $63 million in new taxes, but leaders of the state’s top trade groups say taxpayers are already feeling the after-effects of the binge.

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Fuzzy math clouds picture of tax relief for North Dakotans

By   /  May 4, 2015  /  News, North Dakota  /  No Comments

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In the closing days of North Dakota’s 2015 legislative session, Gov. Jack Dalrymple joined with lawmakers to tout nearly $400 million worth of what his press release called “tax relief,” but citizens might not want to take that number to the bank.

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House Republican leader says property tax relief bill coming

By   /  April 9, 2015  /  PA Independent, Pennsylvania, WatchBlog  /  No Comments

By Andrew Staub | PA Independent
Plenty of Republican state reps have groused about Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf’s $3.8 billion property tax relief plan, calling one of the central parts of his budget proposal a bait-and-switch.
Now, House Republicans are preparing to unveil their own plan, and Majority Leader Dave Reed, R-Indiana, said it would likely start with […]

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PA House Republican leader says property tax relief bill coming

By   /  April 9, 2015  /  News, Pennsylvania, State Budgets, State Government, Taxes  /  No Comments

Photo courtesy of Rep. Dave Reed's official website

House Majority Leader Dave Reed, R-Indiana, said a property tax relief bill will include discussions about reductions and elimination.

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