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Josh Shapiro’s plan to eliminate 2 of Pa.’s cell phone taxes, what does it mean?

Pennsylvania levies some of the highest taxes on cell phones in the country. Shapiro wants to eliminate two, which would fulfill a campaign promise.
By Kate Huangpu/Spotlight PA

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What’s new this tax season and what do taxpayers need to know before filing this year?

Benjamin Bostic, a principal with Boyer & Ritter and a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants joined us on The Spark Monday to provide some answers as we start this tax season.

By Aniya Faulcon

How to apply for a Pennsylvania property tax rebate or rent rebate

Learn how to take advantage of Pennsylvania’s property tax rebate and rent rebate program, and a special one-time bonus approved this year.

By Charlotte Keith/Spotlight PA

Pennsylvania has a new child care tax credit. Here’s what you need to know.

People who care for two or more dependents will be able to claim up to $6,000 in child care expenses starting next year.

By Kate Huangpu/Spotlight PA

With accounts flush, budget talks in Pennsylvania come down to schools aid

Lawmakers are expected to approve significant sums of new money for mental health services and school security, including counseling.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press