Conservation Easements – Not a Positive Force in Virginia – Week 3

As a true believer in free market capitalism being the best way to allocate resources, I would like to provide you a very brief summary of some of the most serious negatives associated with Conservation Easement Tax Credits. Here is the second of the six worse negatives:

An Unfair Tax Burden on Average Virginians:

While the average Virginian struggles to pay their taxes, why are we allowing the wealthy to pay less than their share just because they buy Conservation Easement Tax Credits? It seems the vote creating Conservation Easement Tax Credits was out of sympathy for the wealthy.