Truck sales tax repeal legislation introduced

|  April 04, 2012 |

Representative Jim Gerlach (R-Pa.) introduced H.R. 4321, legislation to repeal the retail sales excise tax on heavy trucks and replace the revenue with a small increase in the diesel fuel tax rate. The bill was cosponsored by Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.), according to an NTEA Insider report.

The bill has been referred to the House Ways and Means Committee, of which Rep. Gerlach is a member.

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