pension reform http://wkms.org en Tax Commission Proposes Decreasing Exemptions for Pensioners http://wkms.org/post/tax-commission-proposes-decreasing-exemptions-pensioners <p></p><p>A tax reform panel appointed by Governor Steve Beshear is considering a proposal that would result in more retirees having their pensions taxed. Lieutenant Governor Jerry Abramson is chairman of the Blue Ribbon Commission of Tax Reform.&nbsp; Abramson says members may recommend tweaking a policy that exempts annual pensions of $41,100 or less from taxes. Fri, 09 Nov 2012 13:26:53 +0000 Shelly Baskin & The Associated Press 24313 at http://wkms.org Tax Commission Proposes Decreasing Exemptions for Pensioners Pension Reform Task Force Hopes to Make Recommendations Soon http://wkms.org/post/pension-reform-task-force-hopes-make-recommendations-soon <p></p><p>The Kentucky General Assembly’s pension task force hopes to come up with a plan in less than a month to reduce more than $30 billion in unfunded liability in the state’s retirement system. State Representative Mike Cherry co-chairs the panel which has been conducting public hearings and collecting information on the issue for months. Wed, 31 Oct 2012 16:10:00 +0000 Dan Conti (KPR) & Angela Hatton 23926 at http://wkms.org Pension Reform Task Force Hopes to Make Recommendations Soon