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Small Business Owners, Menino, Skeptical Of Patrick’s Proposed Income Tax Hike

Gov. Deval Patrick is rallying activists to lobby for the major income tax increase he’s proposed instead of settling for the lesser revenues of the legislature’s gas and cigarette tax hikes.


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NH House Considers 20-Cent Cigarette Tax Hike

New Hampshire’s House is considering raising the tobacco tax 20 cents — a dime less than Gov. Maggie Hassan counted on in her budget.


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Finger Pointing Persists With Four Days Until Fiscal Cliff

Experts say the average middle-class family stands to take a tax-hike hit of more than $2,000 if we go over the fiscal cliff.