Campaign: Protect Health and Vulnerable People

Make the sales tax more fair and stop punishing working families

Begin an income tax on high wage earners, and refund sales taxes paid by the working poor or exempt low wage earners from sales taxes. Exempt the first $15,000 of income from any taxes if your total income for the year is less than $30,000. This would mean you would only pay taxes on upto half your earnings, to help low wage earners survive. Or, make sales taxes progressive. The higher the price, the higher the tax. ...more »

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