TITLE

Banning Tax Hikes

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/9/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32067, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Joint Finance Committee advanced in the week prior to February 9, 2005, a bill pushed through by the Wisconsin Legislature's Republican majority that would impose a three-year ban on local property tax increases for all but new tax-base growth. Finance Committee's clearance of the bill on a partisan vote; Measure's aim to curtail the ability of local governments to hike property taxes to compensate for a reduction in state aid or other revenue losses.
ACCESSION #
16011770

 

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