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May 16, 2013

Special Edition of the NCGA Week in Review

This morning the House announced their comprehensive tax reform plan. The plan would reduce personal and corporate income tax rates while expanding the sales tax to cover more services. Under the plan, there would only be a single income tax bracket, and the sales tax would be reduced from 6.75 to 6.65 percent. Automobile repairs, warranty contracts, and several other services would be subject to sales tax under the plan.

 

RALEIGH, N.C. — House Republicans offered their own North Carolina tax overhaul plan Thursday that would reduce personal and corporate income tax rates and expand the sales tax to cover more services. The proposal's scope is much narrower than what Senate counterparts offered as GOP legislators try to fulfill a commitment to carry out tax reform this year.

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Harry Kaplan, Senior Vice-President
 
Jeff Barnhart, Senior Vice-President
 
Franklin Freeman, Senior Vice-President
 
John Merritt, Senior Vice-President
 
Johnny Tillett, Senior Vice-President
 
Rita Harris, Vice-President
 
Bo Heath, Vice-President
 
Kerri Burke, Assistant Vice-President
 
Sarah Wolfe, Research Assistant
 
Katy Feinberg, Strategic Communications