Home-School http://wyso.org en Ohio Lawmaker Wants Tax Break For Home-Schooling http://wyso.org/post/ohio-lawmaker-wants-tax-break-home-schooling <p>A state lawmaker in Ohio wants to provide a tax break to property owners who home-school their children.</p><p>The proposal comes from state Sen. Kris Jordan of Ostrander in central Ohio.</p><p>His bill would reduce property taxes for parents who home-school their children by an amount equal to what they pay for school levies in their local districts.</p><p>According to The Plain Dealer, Jordan says the legislation will help those who sacrifice to home-school a child.</p><p>One leading school group argues that the measure could lead to more tax breaks at the expense of public education.</p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 11:04:00 +0000 Associated Press 36207 at http://wyso.org