Ohio Public Radio
12:39 am
Thu February 12, 2009

Some lawmakers suggest looking into Ohio's many tax breaks and exemptions

Columbus, OH – The Ohio Deparment of Taxation says state government continues to offer more than a hundred different tax breaks, exemptions, and credits to businesses and families. Some lawmakers want greater scrutiny to see if some tax breaks should be dropped, so government programs would not have to be cut as deeply during the current state budget crisis. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.