Bouterie Says Tax Reform Necessary But Budget Changes Also Needed.
Acadia Parish conservative Nick Bouterie joined ‘Mornings With Ken and Bernie‘ today and voiced his opinion on Governor Jindal’s proposal to eliminate Louisiana income tax. According to Bouterie,
What needs to be done to coincide with an increase in state sales taxes is you need to get State government out of the business of funding local government initiatives.
If you lower your homestead exemption down to $10,000 like Texas does…that will do two things; you will have more money staying local for local schools. The second thing it will do will be to have people who vote for property taxes will be people with more “skin in the game”.
Listen to the interview: