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Kill the Death Tax

September 03, 2014 J

The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. Family-owned farms and businesses are most vulnerable to the death tax. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. [...]

Worth the read

June 02, 2014 J,

Need convincing that the tax cuts proposed by Governor Kasich will help create jobs and move our economy forward? Look no further than a recent study released by American Freedom Builders.  In the report, author Alex Brill demonstrates that an 8.5% reduction in the personal income tax rates would increase disposable income and create incentives [...]

Where does your money go?

May 29, 2014 J,

Want to see how your state tax dollars are being spent? A bill in the Ohio House would allow you to do just that! HB 175 would establish the Ohio State Government Expenditure Database, a place where you and all hard-working Ohioans could view every penny the state spends. HB 175, introduced by Representative Mike [...]

Read this if you live in Franklin County

May 05, 2014 J

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown supports a permanent property tax increase for Franklin County residents. So does Columbus Zoo CEO Tom Stalf. What do they have in common besides their support of higher taxes?!  They don’t live in Franklin County and therefore will not have to pay more! But you do… and now it’s time for [...]

They tried to silence you

May 02, 2014 J

The supporters of a property tax increase that will force taxpayers to fund a third area zoo have tried to silence you. They even filed a complaint trying to stop our efforts to educate all Franklin County residents on Issue 6.  Issue 6 will appear on the ballot this Tuesday, May 6 and includes a [...]