King to Maine governor: Apologize

Stephen King says Maine Gov. Paul LePage should “man up and apologize” after claiming the author has moved away and doesn’t pay income taxes in Maine.

While arguing for eliminating Maine’s income tax, LePage said during his radio address that states without an income tax, like Florida, have lured away Maine residents, including King. King spends winters in Florida but tells the Portland Press Herald that he and his wife paid about $1.

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Stephen King says Maine Gov. Paul LePage should andldquoman up and apologizeandrdquo after claiming the author has moved away and doesnand#39t pay income taxes in Maine.

While arguing for eliminating Maineand#39s income tax, LePage said during his radio address that states without an income tax, like Florida, have lured away Maine residents, including King.

King spends winters in Florida but tells the Portland Press Herald that he and his wife paid about $1.

4 million in Maine state taxes in 2013 and likely paid about the same for 2014.

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman