tax reform Tax Reform Package Faces Uncertain Future By Josh James • Feb 4, 2014 Lawmakers on both sides of aisle are reacting to Gov. Steve Beshear’s tax reform proposal. Reform Plan Expands Sales Tax, Creates Earned Income Tax Credit For Low Income Workers By Josh James • Feb 4, 2014 A tax reform plan unveiled by Gov. Steve Beshear Tuesday would expand the state’s sales tax to services such as car repair and software installation. Beshear To Unveil Tax Reform Plan Tuesday By Associated Press • Feb 3, 2014 Gov. Steve Beshear says Kentucky lawmakers will be well-acquainted with most of the proposals featured in his plan to overhaul the state's tax system. Repubican Senate Leader Responds To Beshear's Health Initiatives By Josh James • Jan 7, 2014 Gov. Steve Beshear stressed job creation and education in Tuesday's speech, but he was arguably at his most passionate on health issues. In-Depth: 2014 Legislative Session Preview By Josh James • Jan 6, 2014 The Kentucky General Assembly kicks off its 2014 session Tuesday. Tax Reform And Expanded Gambling Offer Best Chance For New Revenue In 2014 By Josh James • Dec 17, 2013 Governor Steve Beshear says without new revenue, additional cuts might be necessary in order to bolster education funding in the state. Governor Prepared for Special Session By Brenna Angel • Jan 7, 2013 LEXINGTON, Ky. - State lawmakers return to Frankfort Tuesday for the start of the 2013 legislative session, and Governor Steve Beshear is already predicting the need to go past the 30 days scheduled for work.