Gov. Heineman's tax plan draws swift opposition
Gov. Dave Heineman's plan to end state income taxes and replace the lost revenue with sales taxes calls for the end of many sales tax exemptions including that for manufacturing machinery and energy used in industry like at Behlen Manufacturing in Columbus, Neb.
Posted: Friday, January 18, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Opposition to Gov. Dave Heineman's tax reform plan popped up almost as soon as more details hit the street Friday.
From farmers to pharmacists, church leaders to college administrators, many groups raised concerns about specific sales tax exemptions he's proposing to eliminate.
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Friday, January 18, 2013 12:00 am.