posted on Oct, 5 2007 @ 09:18 PM
Part of the new taxes would be a business-to-business sales tax.
Not a good way to attract new business to Michigan.
Not a good way to keep small business in business.
Businesses will either have to cut their margins, employees, something. Or pass the tax on to the consumer in the form of higher prices.
But wait, after all the fear and terror that was attempted last weekend with a state shutdown, after all the services were listed that would be
taxed....except golf, or course, after we hear that the income tax would go higher. After the business to business sales tax was reported, NOW we are
being told that we can SAVE ourselves from all these taxes.
NOW we the citizens are being told we can circumvent some of these new taxes IF ONLY we vote to raise the sales tax from 6% to 7%. A tax we probably
would NEVER have voted for, but now........probably a shoe-in.
Think this was their plan all along
Democratic House Speaker Andy Dillon said Friday some of the planned taxes on services could be eliminated -- if the state's sales tax is
Dillon said lawmakers are debating the idea of putting the sales tax increase on the ballot next year so that voters can decide their own financial
The proposal, according to lawmakers, is to raise the state's sales tax from 6 percent to 7 percent and to reduce the number of services that would
How Michigan ranks with other states tax-wise.
edit: spelling :shk:
[edit on 5-10-2007 by DontTreadOnMe]