Nevada labor wants new tax initiative put to vote

Wed, Jun 10 2009 — Source: Las Vegas Sun

Danny Thompson, executive secretary-treasurer of the 200,000-member Nevada AFL-CIO, says the Legislature exhausted all its cost-cutting options this session and has no choice but to reform the state’s tax structure in 2011. Thompson said the state AFL-CIO was exploring the option of putting the idea of a gross-receipts business tax to voters by sponsoring a ballot initiative.

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