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Bill moves out of committee with lower tax rate than governor proposed, a “monumental step.”
Premiums have skyrocketed, prompting a response from lawmakers.
Roughly $1 billion more is needed, and school districts want their local levies.
Transit advocates fear it will cut funding for key projects.
Bill would lower business and occupation tax by 40 percent over four years.
The vast majority of the state’s tax exemptions benefit businesses.
The hearing attracted passionate testimony from both sides of the issue.