Comments for: GOP tax reform plan must be broad, thoughtful

Posted Oct. 13, 2011, at 5:39 p.m.

Gov. Paul LePage’s proposal to exempt pensions from the state’s income tax would, if approved, make Maine even more attractive to retirees. Those retirees would likely spend money in Maine — building or improving houses, patronizing businesses and contributing to state revenue through sales and other use taxes. As attractive …

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