Flat Tax on Table

Albanese, Elizabeth
January 2006
Bond Buyer;1/17/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32299, p33
Trade Publication
The article reports on the discussion of a proposal by a state Tax Reform Task Force to create a flat-rate income tax by the Utah Legislature. Proponents of the tax including Governor Huntsman Jr. said lower tax is needed to make the state competitive in attracting businesses. The flat tax would simplify the tax code stabilize year-to-year revenues and broaden the state's tax base.


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