Comments for: Maine tax overhaul would raise sales tax, cut almost all income-tax deductions

Posted May 22, 2013, at 7:01 a.m.
Last modified May 22, 2013, at 9:35 a.m.

The bill helps solve a current state budget shortfall of more than $800 million that lawmakers are trying to close as the end of the state’s fiscal year approaches on June 30.

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