Harrisburg has attempted many times at school property tax relief and failed. Casino revenue is the latest of these many failed attempts at relieving homeowners of rising school property taxes. Fact is, school property taxes continue to rise at nearly three times the rate of inflation. Homeowners are tapped out and fed up. The Property Tax Independence Act (House Bill & Senate Bill 76) is a bold plan that will forever eliminate school property taxes, give taxpayers back a true voice in the needs of local schools and fully fund education in Pennsylvania.