Tag: salt

N.J. Chamber President On Anti-MacArthur ‘Smear’ Campaign: “Sign me up”

TRENTON, N.J. — Special interest groups like the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce have been unusual patsies for the Democrat Party in recent cycles, but at least now the head of the Chamber’s top mouthpiece is admitting it. “The Tax Read More

Lance to Murphy: Get Going On State-Level SALT Fix!

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) put pen to paper this week, sending Governor Phil Murphy (D-N.J.) a formal letter requesting a repeal of New Jersey’s long-standing $10,000 property tax deduction limit on all state income tax filings.  “Capping taxpayers’ deductions Read More

Phil Murphy’s first term plan REVEALED! And N.J. taxpayers are likely to pay dearly for it.

In a sentence, Save Jerseyans? Governor-elect Phil Murphy will raise taxes and then blame a federal GOP tax CUT for it. Yes, you read that correctly!  Let’s fill in the Murphy first term timeline (which builds on the recent commentary Read More

CARROLL: Blame leftist policies for any tax reform-related N.J. “pinch”

A handful of New Jersey Republicans are calling bull on the Murphy-Menendez-Booker tax reform narrative. One of them is Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll (R-Morris). “In short, NJ finds itself in a pinch because of leftist policies,” said Carroll on social Read More

N.J. TAX BATTLE: MacArthur challenges Murphy to a tax reform debate

Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) is New Jersey’s only member of Congress supporting comprehensive federal tax reform. Governor-elect Phil Murphy (D-Goldman Sachs) is opposed despite supporting a $1.3 billion tax hike of his own (!), and he took the unusual step Read More

New GOP bill preserves property tax write off, capped at $10k

Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) can claim a victory of sorts today, Save Jerseyans. The much-anticipated House Republican tax reform bill unveiled Thursday permits taxpayers to write off up to $10,000 in state and local property taxes, easing many Garden Read More

Don’t Believe False Reports That Say Eliminating the SALT Deduction Would Cost The Average Taxpayer Tens of Thousands of Dollars

Some politicians are determined to retain a special tax deduction that allows state and local governments to levy excessive taxes on their residents by shifting part of the burden to federal taxpayers in other states. These politicians are claiming that Read More