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Gov. Ricketts: New Sales Tax Revenue Must Provide Property Tax Relief

LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts issued a statement following a ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States eliminating exemptions for online retailers from the enforcement of state sales tax laws.

“Any increased revenue attributable to total enforcement of our sales tax laws must be steered towards property tax relief.  We are analyzing what the decision means for Nebraska.”