Test: LSAT Logical Reasoning

Most business executives believe that corporate taxes should never be raised. Our mayor, who is running for reelection, has suggested raising the corporate income tax by fifteen percent next year. He argues that the increase will help balance the municipal budget. Clearly, though, he will lose the election, and the proposal will ultimately be discarded.  

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Which of the following best expresses the main conclusion in the passage above?

The mayor's proposal to raise corporate taxes will be discarded.

The proposed tax increase will help balance the municipal budget.

The mayor will raise the corporate income tax rate.

Most business executives believe that corporate taxes should never be raised.

Business leaders will prevent the mayor from being reelected.

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