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Senate Rejects LePage’s Business Zones Plan

| April 11, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The Maine Senate has voted down Gov. Paul LePage’s bill to offer business tax breaks and workers the freedom not to pay labor union fees in an effort to attract big companies to the state. The Republican governor’s bill would set up pilot project areas in Brunswick and Limestone. Businesses that […]

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Tax Breaks Review

| December 2, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A panel that’s been tasked with reviewing Maine’s tax code is laying out its preliminary recommendations for tax incentives that could be slashed. The list of recommendations from the special group of lawmakers, economists and business experts on Monday includes capping a tax credit program that reimburses workers for student loan […]

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