April 19, 2017

Louisiana Budget Project: Most would get tax cut under Gov. John Bel Edwards’ tax plan

ITEP Work in Action

Louisiana is $440 million short of the revenue needed to fund state government at current levels in next year’s budget. The problem gets much worse in the 2018-19 fiscal year, when more than $1.3 billion in temporary taxes are due to expire – creating a “fiscal cliff” that would require drastic cuts to state services if left unaddressed.

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