Ohio Lawmakers Consider Mining Tax Breaks for Additional Revenue

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Every two years, the Ohio Department of Taxation is required to compile a list of all the tax breaks, tax exemptions, and tax credits the state hands out – to businesses and families alike.

The agency has just come out with its latest list, and Ohio legislators are debating whether to do anything with it.

Some suggest – a few of the tax breaks could be wiped out, so the government would have more money and would NOT have to cut programs so much during the current budget crisis. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.