December 19, 2017

The governor’s tax plan

Gov. John Bel Edwards on Monday released his recommendations for averting next year’s “fiscal cliff,” and they hew closely to the ideas put forth by a legislative task force and other groups that have studied the tax structure.

Number of the Day

5 - Number of Louisiana parishes (Cameron, Calcasieu, St. Charles, St. John and Iberville) that in a typical recent year exempted more property taxes for manufacturers than they collected. (Source: The Advocate)