SBAM/ Business Community Call for Structural Reforms to State Budget
September 16, 2009
As the end of the fiscal year approaches, (there are just over two
weeks left) numerous proposals for raising taxes (see related story)
are circulating around Lansing. There is also some talk of cuts and
SBAM as part of an unprecedented coalition of statewide business groups
is calling on our state elected officials to stop raising our taxes and
make the cuts and reforms that are needed to get the state budget on
To see a list of the suggested reforms that the business community is proposing, click here.
The House and Senate may begin voting on budgets this week. We urge
you to contact them to present a united voice among the business
community that we don’t need tax increases—we need reforms. Please go here to contact your elected officials now.