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Report: Cutting Income Tax, Raising Sales Tax Will Hurt Most West Virginians

February 16, 2017

Gazette-Mail – A plan being pushed by Gov. Jim Justice and some legislative leaders to replace the state’s income tax with a higher sales tax would hurt low- and moderate-income families and would ┬ábe a boon to rich West Virginians, according to a report released Wednesday. Read.