A sensible, broad-based, statewide and state-administered property tax replacement funding source is needed to eliminate the current antiquated and regressive property tax system. Educational inequities need to end and true home ownership needs to be returned to the homeowner instead of allowing the government to effectively own our homes. Pennsylvania’s economic vitality must also be restored.
The Property Tax Independence Act, HB & SB 76, is a bold plan that will forever eliminate school property taxes, give taxpayers back a true voice in the needs of local schools and fully fund education in Pennsylvania. Above is a "quick start" video that will answer some common questions about the proposal.