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Letter: It’s a tax hike, Vito

Rep. Vito Barbieri says that his vote to cap the homeowner’s exemption was not a tax increase but a tax shift. He may contend that a tax shift isn’t a tax increase. Nonetheless, a rose by any other name is still a rose/Mike Blackbird, Post Falls, letter to the Coeur d'Alene Press editor.

Question: Did the Idaho Legislature raise property taxes by capping the homeowners exemption?

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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