Marylanders will feel a pinch in their pocketbooks every time they shop for clothes, buy a pack of cigarettes or get their computers fixed under the tax plan signed Monday by Gov. Martin O'Malley.And....how many of us again said that a majority of taxpayers would feel the burn on this?
When the Democratic governor first unveiled his budget-balancing plan, he said 83 percent of residents would pay less taxes. But after the General Assembly made several changes and dropped a proposed property tax break, only about 45 percent would pay less or see no change, O'Malley said Monday.
Maybe this is the first step of the Sun's twelve-step program to join the reality based community...