Here They Go Again! 3 Looming Tax Increases in Jackson County
Jackson County, MO – Our county and local elected officials are at it again, trying desperately to continue to tax families into oblivion, or Kansas. AFP – Missouri has identified three ballot questions on the November 5th ballot that if passed will make the amount you pay in taxes continue to increase.
Here are the three questions aimed at raising your taxes!
- Question No. 1 seeks to have Jackson County impose a sales tax at the rate of one – half percent for a 20 year period to develop a medical research institute. Click here to read more.
- The City of Blue Springs also wants to impose a sales tax of on-half of one percent (2 of 1%) to fund local parks for the city, including, but not limited to, the construction of a community recreation center, park maintenance and more. Click here to read more.
- The Jackson County Public Water Supply District No. 13 would like to issue waterworks system revenue bonds in the amount of $3 million to cover the costs of constructing, extending, equipping and improving its waterworks system. To learn more, click here.
The time has come to send a message to our local and county elected officials that we’ve had enough of their insatiable appetite for our hard earned money. To find out how to get involved in the effort to defeat these tax increases, contact Kent Strang with AFP – Missouri today at 224.500.9194 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Americans for Prosperity (AFP) is a nationwide organization of citizen-leaders committed to advancing every individual’s right to economic freedom and opportunity. AFP believes reducing the size and intrusiveness of government is the best way to promote individual productivity and prosperity for all Americans. For more information, visit www.americansforprosperity.org