Category: Taxes

Tax Day 2019: New Jersey is America’s 5th least economically competitive state

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey notched another negative distinction this tax day. A new report from the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) analyzing states’ economic competitiveness found New Jersey stuck near the bottom of the list at 46th.  _ Click Read More

LD8: NJGOP teams with Peters for anti-rain tax video

TRENTON, N.J. – NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt cut an anti-rain tax video with Asm. Ryan Peters (R-8), and the pair released their work product on Monday. The significance: Peters (who is encouraging towns to pass resolutions opposing the new law Read More

N.J. is having a better Tax Day thanks to Trump. Want more back? Fire Phil Murphy.

By Matt Rooney _ Tax Day sucks. There’s no use mincing words, Save Jerseyans. You work hard all year only to have the government step in and take the fruits of your labor for… what? Endless investigations? The welfare/entitlement state? Read More

ANALYSIS: New Jersey’s year-to-date income tax revenue is missing the mark

MORRISTOWN, NJ – A balanced revenue stream is important for any family, business, or… state. It’s one of the many reasons why New Jersey is in such deep trouble. _  On Thursday, the New Jersey Department of the Treasury released Read More

Kim, Malinowski vote against protecting the Internet from new taxes

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Andy Kim (D, NJ-03) and Tom Malinowski (D, NJ-07) are pro-Internet taxes.  On Wednesday, the New Jersey Democrat Congressmen opposed an attempt by the GOP minority to ban any new internet taxes, voting against a Republican motion to recommit ahead of Read More

Corporate Welfare Scheme Under Investigation in New Jersey

SPONSOR CONTENT By Americans for Prosperity-New Jersey _ At Americans for Prosperity – New Jersey, we will unite with anyone to do right — especially when it comes to defeating corporate welfare schemes.   _ That’s why AFP-NJ joined New Jersey Read More

GOP legislator rallies South Jersey towns against Murphy’s rain tax

EVESHAM TWP., N.J. – New Jersey’s rain tax is now law, permitting the state’s municipalities and counties to set up stormwater utilities which will levy “fees” on property owners. Assemblyman Ryan Peters (R-8) is opposed to the new tax. He’s Read More

Unlike Trenton, Republican-run N.J. counties are controlling spending | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ New Jersey’s fiscal crisis is deepening as the FY 2020 budget process limps along at the State House. Wasteful spending is rising, income tax revenue is grinding to a halt, and the will for structural reform Read More