Tax Cuts Lawmakers Propose Boosting New Child Tax Credit By Samantha Wright • Mar 9, 2018 Otto Kitsinger / Associated Press A bill to increase Idaho’s new child tax credit was introduced in the legislature Friday. Idaho Gov. Butch Otter Lands Tax Cut In Final Year By James Dawson • Mar 1, 2018 Thomas Hawk / Flickr Despite a handful competing tax bills, Gov. Butch Otter will get his $200 million tax cut proposal after all following a two-hour debate by Idaho senators. Idaho Lawmakers Introduce $200 Million Tax Cut Bill By Associated Press • Jan 30, 2018 Emilie Ritter Saunders / StateImpact Idaho Idaho lawmakers on Tuesday ushered in Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's $200 million sweeping tax cut plan, marking the first such proposal introduced during the 2018 legislative session. Idaho Education, Taxes, Healthcare Highlight Gov. Otter's Final Address By James Dawson • Jan 8, 2018 AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger In his final State of the State address, Gov. Butch Otter (R) unveiled a significant tax cut and an ambitious healthcare plan to cover high-risk individuals under Medicaid.