Will Recent Tax Changes Create Growth and Jobs?
Tax Reform Survey Results
“It is great to have state tax reform.”
“I feel that the present tax reform package allows politicians to say they have reduced our income taxes but it still allows state government to grow at a faster rate than the state population or citizen’s personal income.”
“Iowa needs a constitutional amendment which limits the growth of government expenditures.”
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“Iowa has some of the nation’s highest corporate and individual income tax rates. It doesn’t matter how beautiful, how safe, or how great our education system is, if people can’t afford to live here, they are not going to stay.”
“This year’s tax reform will reduce rates, leading to economic growth. That will trigger a further reduction in rates.”
“Businesses don’t pay taxes. Those taxes are passed on in the form of higher prices to consumers.”
“We need basic services from the government but WE can decide what to do with our own money better than the government.”
How Does Tax Relief Help Iowans?
A business owner told us when the legislature passed tax relief, he wouldn’t pocket extra cash, he would turn around and reinvest in his business. That means more jobs and higher wages.
ITR fights to help families and businesses not just stay in Iowa, but to help them grow and thrive.