Get ready for the news stories about all the new laws taking effect January 1st. Among them is one exempting the purchase of home solar panel arrays from state sales tax.
Why ? If a family buys a new furnace to heat their home, they have to pay sales tax, but a well-to-do eccentric who wants to buy solar panels gets a freebie.
What ever happened to the pols and their middle class tax cuts. Middle class people don't buy solar panels as a rule unless they have a particular interest in the technology.
There is a new feel good law on banning e-cigarettes for those under 18.
The state's millionaire income tax surcharge is expiring, meaning a tax cut for rich people. Again, where's the middle class tax cut we would expect in a state run by Democrats ?
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