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Proposed Tax Increase Applauded By Oak Cliff Business Owners

Two meetings are being held in north Oak Cliff to discuss raising taxes on businesses in the area. While that news isn’t shocking, believe it or not most businesses are onboard with the idea.

CBSDFW.COM–03/06/2014

Texas Senators John Cornyn (L) and Kay Bailey Hutchison (R). (credit:CBSDFW.COM)

Texas Senators Hope To Avoid Going Over Fiscal Cliff

In one of their final joint appearances, Texas Senators Kay Bailey Hutchison and John Cornyn said they hope to avoid going over the so-called “fiscal cliff”. The pair made their statements on Monday before 1,000 members of the Dallas Citizens Council.

CBS 11–12/10/2012

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State Leaders Discuss Tax Changes, Not Hikes

Top lawmakers are discussing changes to the troubled Texas business tax, but they promised Wednesday not to use any tax legislation to soak up a huge budget shortfall.

CBSDFW.COM–01/12/2011

Tax Hike May Save Hundreds of Jobs

Dallas residents will be paying more in property taxes, but the city says the extra revenue will save hundreds of jobs. 

10/06/2010