Oregon Legislators Push Income Tax Hike, Tobacco Debt Sale

Finestone, Deborah
September 2002
Bond Buyer;9/19/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31474, p4
Trade Publication
Reports the authorization to issue bonds secured in tobacco settlement proceeds and for an increase in income tax by the lawmakers in Oregon. Creation of a rainy-day fund for the state and increase cigarette taxes; Payment of the general obligation bonds; Increase in the personal income tax rates for three years.


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