Senate Unveils Tax Relief Plan


Another plan at the State Capitol to provide some tax relief.  Tuesday, a $446 million proposal was unveiled in the Senate that would include:

  • An immediate ​reduction in the grocery tax from 7 percent to 5 percent,
  • An immediate elimination of the state car tag fees that go to the general fund,
  • A rebate this year of up to $1,000 for those who owe state income taxes, and
  • Phasing out the 4 percent tax bracket over the next four years,