To say it’s cynical of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to propose phasing out property taxes on motor vehicles worth less than $28,500 would be an understatement.
It’s like telling your friend Jim the Barber he should stop charging all of your friends when he cuts their hair. For Jim the Barber, it’s required labor but a loss of income. For you, it makes you very popular with all your friends because they will no longer have to pay Jim to get their hair cut.