|Posted on 4/17/2017 4:05:00 AM.|
The centerpiece of Governor John Bel Edwards' plan to overhaul's Louisiana tax code is expected to be filed today. The measure has been referred to as a gross receipts or Commercial Activity Tax. Publisher of lapolitcs.com, Jeremy Alford, says there's very little support for this new tax on businesses.
|John Bel Edwards, CAT tax, gross receipts, Democrats, businesses, lapoltics.com|
|Posted on 3/7/2016 12:47:00 PM.|
With the special session set to end Wednesday night, lawmakers are scrambling to come up with a plan to address the state's large budget deficit. There's talk about increasing Louisiana's four-cent sales tax by as much two-cents, but Governor John Bel Edwards believes the tax burden should be spread out, impacting businesses as well.
|John Bel Edwards, Governor, special session, taxes, businesses|