Ricketts challenges legislators to deliver property tax relief
January 23, 2020
In his annual address to the Nebraska Unicameral delivered last Wednesday Gov. Pete Ricketts highlighted key areas of growth that occurred in the previous year as well as outlined his four main priorities for 2020.
First on his list of priorities, Ricketts said, is property tax relief.
The issue, which he said is his number one priority coming into the new year, has plagued the state of Nebraska as well as the Nebraska Legislature since the sales and income tax were enacted in 1967.
Ricketts said he is poised to tackle this issue in the new year, as well as how he has already begun attem...