RALEIGH (June 4, 2013) — This tax plan will provide the wealthiest North Carolinians a tax cut while middle-class and low-income taxpayers pay more.
The only amendment accepted makes things worse — adding $525 million to the price tag and bringing the revenue loss each year to nearly a $1 billion. Without this vital revenue, North Carolina can’t make needed investments in our economy, our children's education, the health of our seniors and the safety of our communities.
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