Government

Murphy talks taxes (access required)

Gov. Phil Murphy emphasized that his 2020 spending blueprint includes few new business taxes and, he told NJBIZ in an interview, that tax breaks issued under his predecessor produced little economic benefit.

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A new numbers game (access required)

Gov. Phil Murphy’s first budget last year nearly caused a government shutdown and left many in Trenton bruised and bloodied. In contrast, the launch of his second budget, unveiled on March 5, was relatively smooth. “This budget is how we make real the promise of a stronger and fairer state that works for every family. And, it builds on the progress we have already made,” Murphy said during his budget address.

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