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This post is the twelfth of a twelve-part series to publicize candidate answers to our Electoral Questionnaire. Candidates were required to answer all questions to be eligible for Boston DSA’s endorsement.

Boston DSA will vote on endorsements at the July 21st General Meeting.

This section asks candidates about wealth redistribution, income tax, corporate tax, and establishing an estate tax.

Do you support the principle of wealth redistribution through progressive taxation and are you willing to make concrete policies towards its implementation?

Gretchen Van Ness

  • Yes. This has been part of my campaign from the beginning.

Darryn Remillard

  • Yes, and I outlined what that would look like in an earlier question.

Segun Idowu

  • Yes.

Nika Elugardo

  • Yes.

Ture Turnbull

  • Yes to all of the above.

Darrin Howell

  • Yes and yes.

Do you support the establishment of a new, high-income tax bracket for the state income tax?

Gretchen Van Ness

  • Yes.

Darryn Remillard

  • Yes, and I outlined what this would look like in an earlier question.

Segun Idowu

  • Yes.

Nika Elugardo

  • Yes.

Ture Turnbull

  • Yes

Darrin Howell

  • Yes, and I was part of the Fair Share Amendment coalition from the very beginning.

Do you support raising State corporate taxes?

Gretchen Van Ness

  • Yes.

Darryn Remillard

  • Yes.

Segun Idowu

  • Yes.

Nika Elugardo

  • Yes.

Ture Turnbull

  • Yes.

Darrin Howell

  • Yes.

Do you support the establishment of an estate tax (inheritance tax) in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts?

Gretchen Van Ness

  • Yes.

Darryn Remillard

  • Yes.

Segun Idowu

  • Yes.

Nika Elugardo

  • Yes.

Ture Turnbull

  • Yes.

Darrin Howell

  • Yes.

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