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W.Va. Legislative Committee to Discuss Taxes


A discussion on personal and business income taxes will dominate a state legislative committee meeting in Charleston.

The Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform is set to meet Monday at the state Capitol.

Department of Revenue deputy secretary Mark Muchow and state tax division general counsel Mark Morton are scheduled to give an overview of personal and business income taxes and later discuss tax credits.

Afternoon sessions include a discussion by state Commerce Secretary Keith Burdette on the effective use of business tax credits.

West Virginia University Bureau of Business and Economic Research director John Deskins is expected to speak on earned income tax credits.