Ohio Governor Taft Calls For Major Tax Restructuring

Carvlin, Elizabeth
January 2003
Bond Buyer;1/23/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31558, p36
Trade Publication
Focuses on Ohio governor Bob Taft's call for tax-restructuring to deal with a multi-billion dollar revenue shortfall estimated for the biennial budget of fiscal year 2004. Approval that the governor is seeking for his plans regarding a multi-million dollar budget shortfall; Executive order signed by Taft regarding cuts across state agencies; Funds that have been approved.


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