Utah Taxpayers Association Releases 2015 Legislative Scorecard

Utah Taxpayers Association Releases 2015 Legislative Scorecard

Thursday, March 26, 2015 Contact: Billy Hesterman – 801-633-3663 Utah Taxpayers Association Releases 2015 Legislative Scorecard The Utah Taxpayers Association released its 2015 Legislative Scorecard today. The Association’s scorecard rated Utah’s 104 legislators on 12 key taxpayer related bills, including the two major tax increases passed during this year’s session. Sen. Margaret Dayton, R-Orem, Sen. Deidre Henderson, R-Spanish [...]

Legislative Scorecards

Legislative Scorecards

The Utah Taxpayers Association annually issues a legislative scorecard that ranks Utah’s 104 legislators based on their voting record on key tax-related bills.

Friends of the Taxpayer

Friends of the Taxpayer

The Friend of the Taxpayer designation is given each year to senators and representatives that score 90% or better on the Utah Taxpayers Association Legislative Scorecard. The scorecard contains the most important bills to Utah taxpayers that the legislature considers each year. Below you will find the names of legislators who have earned this distinguished [...]

The 2015 Legislature’s Best and Worst Bills for Utah Taxpayers

The 2015 Legislature’s Best and Worst Bills for Utah Taxpayers

Your Utah Taxpayers Association supports taxpayer friendly bills as they move through the legislature and fights tax hikes and poor tax policies. Here are some of the 2015 Legislature’s best and worst bills for Utah taxpayers.

TAX ALERT! $75 Million Property Tax Hike

TAX ALERT! $75 Million Property Tax Hike

TAX ALERT! URGENT: Tell Your Representative to Vote NO on a $75 million property tax increase! 3rd Sub SB 97 – Property Tax Equalization Amendments Chief Sponsor: Senator Aaron Osmond 3rd Sub SB 97 is a $75 million statewide property tax increase for education equalization. 3rd Sub SB 97 passed the Senate and is now up for final passage from the House. We [...]

Healthy Utah 2.0 and the Taxpayer Perspective on Medicaid Expansion

Healthy Utah 2.0 and the Taxpayer Perspective on Medicaid Expansion

The Utah Taxpayers Association’s purpose is to be the watchdog for Utah taxpayers. We work to protect Utahns from unnecessary and burdensome government regulations and taxes. The Association uses set principles of efficient government and equitable taxation to evaluate legislative proposals. The Association used these principles to evaluate Governor Herbert’s Medicaid expansion proposal known as Healthy [...]

Utah Taxpayers Association Releases 2015 Legislative Scorecard

Utah Taxpayers Association Releases 2015 Legislative Scorecard

26 March 2015

Thursday, March 26, 2015 Contact: Billy Hesterman – 801-633-3663 Utah Taxpayers Association Releases 2015 Legislative Scorecard The Utah Taxpayers Association released its 2015 Legislative Scorecard today. The Association’s scorecard rated Utah’s 104 legislators on 12 key taxpayer related bills, including the two major tax increases passed during this year’s session. Sen. Margaret Dayton, R-Orem, Sen. Deidre Henderson, R-Spanish [...]

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Legislative Scorecards

Legislative Scorecards

23 March 2015

The Utah Taxpayers Association annually issues a legislative scorecard that ranks Utah’s 104 legislators based on their voting record on key tax-related bills.

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Friends of the Taxpayer

Friends of the Taxpayer

23 March 2015

The Friend of the Taxpayer designation is given each year to senators and representatives that score 90% or better on the Utah Taxpayers Association Legislative Scorecard. The scorecard contains the most important bills to Utah taxpayers that the legislature considers each year. Below you will find the names of legislators who have earned this distinguished [...]

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The 2015 Legislature’s Best and Worst Bills for Utah Taxpayers

The 2015 Legislature’s Best and Worst Bills for Utah Taxpayers

16 March 2015

Your Utah Taxpayers Association supports taxpayer friendly bills as they move through the legislature and fights tax hikes and poor tax policies. Here are some of the 2015 Legislature’s best and worst bills for Utah taxpayers.

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TAX ALERT! $75 Million Property Tax Hike

TAX ALERT! $75 Million Property Tax Hike

05 March 2015

TAX ALERT! URGENT: Tell Your Representative to Vote NO on a $75 million property tax increase! 3rd Sub SB 97 – Property Tax Equalization Amendments Chief Sponsor: Senator Aaron Osmond 3rd Sub SB 97 is a $75 million statewide property tax increase for education equalization. 3rd Sub SB 97 passed the Senate and is now up for final passage from the House. We [...]

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Healthy Utah 2.0 and the Taxpayer Perspective on Medicaid Expansion

Healthy Utah 2.0 and the Taxpayer Perspective on Medicaid Expansion

04 March 2015

The Utah Taxpayers Association’s purpose is to be the watchdog for Utah taxpayers. We work to protect Utahns from unnecessary and burdensome government regulations and taxes. The Association uses set principles of efficient government and equitable taxation to evaluate legislative proposals. The Association used these principles to evaluate Governor Herbert’s Medicaid expansion proposal known as Healthy [...]

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Legislative Watchlists

Legislative Watchlists

29 January 2015

Follow the Utah Taxpayers Association during each legislative session by viewing the Utah Taxpayers Legislative Watch Lists.

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