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

Blog Post
September 25, 2013By Chuck Sheketoff

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.

Slideshow: Analysis of Tax Provisions in "Grand Bargain" from OCPP

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/.