Stories tagged: "taxes"


Sen. Rick Scott (R-Florida)
EXCLUSIVE: A Republican Plan to Raise Taxes on Pennsylvanians and Potentially End Social Security and Medicare is Massively Unpopular, Poll Shows

Florida Sen. Rick Scott introduced a plan that would raise taxes and could end Social Security and Medicare for more than 2.8 million Pennsylvanians and eliminate Medicaid coverage for 3.5 million residents.

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4 Pennsylvania-Based Companies Paid $0 in Federal Taxes in 2020

Four Pennsylvania-based companies had a combined total of $1.8 billion in 2020 profits, and avoided $379.3 million in combined taxes while they received $157 million in total rebates.

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How PA Lawmakers Spent Our Tax Dollars

Lawmakers also used public money to buy fancy furniture, have locks changed and reserve choice parking spots.

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Pennsylvania Schools Could Lose $1 Billion Because of Coronavirus, Group Says

Property tax revenue will decline as people need more time to pay, and interest rate reductions will depress interest earnings, one expert said.