TITLE

TABOR By Any Other Name

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/15/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32320, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the proposed constitutional amendment by Wisconsin Republican lawmakers in the U.S. The proposal will place new limits on the quantity of tax revenue that can be collected by the state and local governments. The limits will be connected to inflation and population growth or student enrollment. This proposal is named the Taxpayer Protection Amendment and is intended as a replacement for the failed Taxpayers' Bill of Rights (TABOR).
ACCESSION #
20472535

 

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