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$222 in Tax Relief

April 03, 2014 J

This past week Gov. Dave Heineman signed into law $412 million in tax relief over the next five years.  AFP-Nebraska applauds the many activists across the state who stood with us to work with the Governor and the Legislature to ensure meaningful tax relief was a part of the 2014 legislative session. Because of your [...]

Gov. Veotes $65M in Proposed Budget; Wants Tax Relief

March 31, 2014 J,

This weekend Gov. Heineman vetoed $65 million in line-items from the proposed budget and said more should be going towards property tax relief. You can read more at the Omaha World Herald about what was cut and reactions from some of the senators. Thank you to everyone who reached out to reached out to the [...]

Only 8 Votes!

March 27, 2014 J,

This week the Unicameral gave final approval to the mainline state budget bill – a bill that grows state spending by a whopping 6.7%. That’s hundreds of millions in new government spending. To put that into perspective that is a rate three times greater than the rate of inflation. Simply put, the income of Nebraska’s [...]

Another Report Showing We Need Tax Reform

March 19, 2014 J

Some will say that our state doesn’t need tax reform. Another report says otherwise. The following is from Matt Olberding, Lincoln Journal Star: “The report, titled ‘Best & Worst States to be a Taxpayer,’ says Nebraska residents have an average state and local tax burden of $9,450, which is 36 percent higher than the national [...]

ICYMI: NE has Nearly $100 Mil. More Revenue than Expected

March 04, 2014 J

In case you missed it: the state of Nebraska will bring in almost $100 million more in revenue than expected. Translation: the state of Nebraska will bring in almost $100 million more of your money than expected. We agree with Gov. Heineman, we need tax relief. Like this post? Chip in $5 to AFP.

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