20 pictures that explain why we’re in for a grandly flawed tax bargain

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20 pictures that explain why we’re in for a grandly flawed tax bargain

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Here's 20 pictures that explain why the the revenue package that Governor Kitzhaber has presented to the Oregon legislature to consider in a special session starting September 30 suffers from three major flaws.

20 pictures that explain why we’re in for a grandly flawed tax bargain

Here’s 20 pictures that explain why the the revenue package that Governor Kitzhaber has presented to the Oregon legislature to consider in a special session starting September 30 suffers from three major flaws. Those three flaws are (1) revenue shrinks after the current budget period, (2) it’s mainly a tax cut for some of Oregon’s wealthiest 1 percent, and (3) it won’t create any jobs, despite what its proponents claim.”

You can read more about them at A Grandly Flawed Bargain.

 

 

Check out the five-page A Grandly Flawed Bargain too, and discuss.

 


This blog post was originally posted on www.blueoregon.com on September 25, 2013. The original post can be found at http://www.blueoregon.com/2015/09/20-pictures-explain-why-were-grandly-flawed-tax-bargain/. 

Charles Sheketoff

Charles Sheketoff

Chuck Sheketoff is a founder of the Oregon Center for Public Policy and former Executive Director. Incorporated in 1995, the Center was launched with Chuck as its first executive director after Chuck received the "public interest pioneer award" from the Stern Family Fund in September, 1997. Prior to starting the Center, Chuck lobbied the Oregon legislature on tax policies and on human services programs' policies and budgets on behalf of legal aid clients (1992 to 1996) and the low-income clients of the Oregon Law Center (1997).

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