TITLE

Oklahoma Senator Proposes Switching to Texas Tax Structure

AUTHOR(S)
Walker, Patrick M.
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;03/29/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31107, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Oklahoma Senate President Stratton Taylor's proposal to conduct a study that would help determine if voters will see a referendum on eliminating the state's personal income and grocery sales taxes and switch to a tax structure modeled after than in Texas. Amount generated by the Oklahoma income tax; Sales taxes in Texas.
ACCESSION #
4334176

 

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