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Bill Berry: Local Governments Fend for Themselves with Wheel Tax

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The $3 billion-plus corporate tax giveaway to Foxconn will cost state taxpayers $219,000 per job, according to the conservative National Review magazine. That’s if the jobs target of 13,000 is met, an unlikely scenario…

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Construction crews pave Airport Road in October 2018 in Portage, a project paid for in part by the city's wheel tax. The tax is on track to raise $200,000 annually. (photo: Noah Vernau/Daily Register)