Jindal's plan raises Louisiana sales tax, OKs rebates | Alexandria Town Talk

Gov. Bobby Jindal’s proposed tax swap plan eliminating income taxes and raising sales taxes would grant rebates to prevent lower income residents, retirees and military personnel who don’t currently pay income taxes from paying more, says the architect of the plan.

But it also tightens up some of the state’s most popular tax breaks for businesses – especially the movie tax credit – and shifts about $500 million in taxes from individuals to business...

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