Posted March 31st, 2015 by ChuckTuesday afternoon the Legislature is scheduled to debate LB 610. The bill would increase Nebraska’s gas tax – the largest source of state revenue for transportation funding – by 6 cents, phased in by increasing 1.5 cents each year for four years.
Posted March 26th, 2015 by ChuckOur policy brief that analyzes LB 350 and LB 293 -- proposals to tax agricultural land at a lower rate -- has been updated with data from the Nebraska Department of Education final 2015-2016 state aid certification.
Posted March 18th, 2015 by ChuckRead about which prioritized bills OpenSky will focus on throughout the remainder of the 2015 Legislative Session.
Posted March 11th, 2015 by ChuckMeasures to cut income taxes and tax agricultural land at a lower rate -- which both threatened school funding and meaningful property tax reform efforts -- failed to advance from the Revenue Committee Wednesday morning.