04 - 04 - 2012 Property tax/business reform bill advances in committee
Monday, the House Finance Committee, chaired by Rep. Kerry Benninghoff moved 3 bills aimed at improving the Commonwealth’s business climate & providing property tax relief to homeowners one step closer to becoming law. Benninghoff said. “We took action to move them forward. We overcame every obstacle thrown in our way to advance these bills to create jobs & provide property tax relief for homeowners.” The House Finance Committee meeting began with consideration of a measure to close a business tax loophole & use the new revenues to make PA’s business tax climate more competitive with other states.