Spitzer’s Tax Plans

I was wondering whether anybody would make it through my Spitzer profile to the point where he says some suggestive things about tax policy, specifically that he’d like to move away from property taxes and toward a personal income tax.

Well, the folks at the (basically anti-tax) Business Council did, and have a thoughtful discussion of what that could mean on their (quite good) blog.

They ask:

“Is a ‘move toward…income tax’ inconsistent with a promise not to raise taxes? That may depend on what the meaning of the word ‘move’ is.”

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