Michigan pension tax

6:25 am
Tue April 9, 2013

State House Democrats propose repeal of pension tax

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Republicans not likely to pass proposal in House or Senate
LANSING -- As the state Legislature returns from a two-week spring break and resumes action on the state's budget this week, House Democrats would like to repeal a tax on pensions, invest millions in education and make investments in a film credit, brownfield redevelopment and historic preservation.
6:39 am
Tue March 26, 2013

House Democrats propose plan to repeal pension tax

Lead in text: 
Proposals have little chance of passing Republican-controlled Legislature
LANSING -- Democrats in the state House of Representatives have big plans to ease the tax burden on middle-class families. They plan to introduce bills that will repeal the tax passed in 2011 on seniors' pension income, restore the Earned Income Tax Credit to 11%, as well as child deductions and the homestead property tax credit.