Nevada is known for not having individual and corporate income taxes. As the US economy recovers, businesses and residents alike have been flocking to the Silver State for this reason. The $5 billion Tesla “gigafactory” is but one example. Reno and the surrounding areas are one of the fastest growing job creating regions in the country. This in turn is igniting our housing recovery.
Governor Brian Sandoval is proposing $1.1 billion in new Nevada taxes but this week Assemblywomen Michele Fiore, R -Las Vegas, started pushing back and building a coalition to stop the governor’s tax increases.
This week my husband’s agency, New Media Gold, found itself streaming live a event and news that would go viral across the state. Today’s headline in the Reno Sunday Gazette-Journal is “Tax Fight Takes Shape”
Here is the recording of the netfeed from the RMC that helped stir the debate over the governor’s proposed tax increases for Nevada: