Norton Gets Wins In Tax Bill For Economic Development In Low-Income D.C. Neighborhoods And D.C. Utility Ratepayers After Working With Conferees To Ensure Equal Treatment For D.C.
Norton Gets Wins in Tax Bill for Economic Development in Low-Income D.C. Neighborhoods and D.C. Utility Ratepayers After Working with Conferees to Ensure Equal Treatment for D.C.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today announced that she secured important wins for the District of Columbia in the Republican tax conference report after working with conferees on equal treatment for the District. Norton said that while she opposes the conference report, she nevertheless fought to ensure that D.C. would benefit from changes to the tax code.
Norton expressed her gratitude to Senator Tim Scott (R-SC), with whom she worked closely to ensure that his provision to create new tax incentives for businesses to invest in low-income communities also applied to the District. Norton has been …