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Brian Schatz on Tax Reform

 

 


Use tax surplus to make long-term investments

While Hawai'i entertains the thought of a tax surplus giveaway to put a few extra bucks in as many pockets as possible, we are squandering an opportunity to smartly strive toward more noble goals. If we want to get serious about running the state government more like a business, we need to follow these simple guidelines:
Source: Honolulu Advertiser column by Rep. Brian Schatz , Jan 6, 2006

No state flat tax; increase sin tax & decrease sales tax

Source: Hawaii Legislative 1996 National Political Awareness Test , Nov 1, 1996

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