As Senator Phil Berger (Rep), left, addresses members of the media, Republican Senators Bob Rucho, second from right, and Andrew Brock, far right, briefly huddle during their press conference to discuss their ideas to put forth a new tax plan for North Carolina in 2013. The plan included revenue triggers that have automatically reduced the corporate tax rate in 2016 and 2017 despite tight state funding.
As Senator Phil Berger (Rep), left, addresses members of the media, Republican Senators Bob Rucho, second from right, and Andrew Brock, far right, briefly huddle during their press conference to discuss their ideas to put forth a new tax plan for North Carolina in 2013. The plan included revenue triggers that have automatically reduced the corporate tax rate in 2016 and 2017 despite tight state funding. Corey Lowenstein clowenst@newsobserver.com
As Senator Phil Berger (Rep), left, addresses members of the media, Republican Senators Bob Rucho, second from right, and Andrew Brock, far right, briefly huddle during their press conference to discuss their ideas to put forth a new tax plan for North Carolina in 2013. The plan included revenue triggers that have automatically reduced the corporate tax rate in 2016 and 2017 despite tight state funding. Corey Lowenstein clowenst@newsobserver.com

Amid austerity, another NC corporate tax cut

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