Amid Surplus, Idaho's Risch Calls For Shifting Property Tax Burden

Cohen, Jackie
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/7/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32418, p36
Trade Publication
The article reports on the statewide tax relief proposed by Republican Governor Jim Risch in the U.S. The proposed tax relief aims to replace the local property tax raises of the school district maintenance, as well as the state's general fund and new sales taxes. Senator Brad Little stressed that the proposed tax relief aims to remove the school operations and the maintenance funding. It also aims to decrease the annual property taxes of the statewide by $254 million.


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