Get ready taxpayers, some states and cities plan on raising your taxes even while record numbers are out of a job
Anything to avoid deeper spending cuts.
(From Pew Trusts)
Cities such as Nashville, Tennessee, and states from New York to California have raised taxes or are considering it amid a pandemic that has crushed the economy and thrown state and city budgets deep into the red.
Unlike the federal government, 49 states (Vermont is the exception) and many cities must balance their budgets.
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