By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) – A Pennsylvania state representative is taking action to address a lack of Santas and that could help Santa with his taxes once the Christmas season is behind us.READ MORE: Search For Suspects Continues After Student Killed In Shooting Outside Oliver Citywide Academy
State Representative Jonathon Fritz wants to offer a tax credit for businesses hiring Santas or for Santas themselves.READ MORE: Bitter Bus Stop Mornings: To Cancel, Delay, Or Keep School Open?
According to a report from the Pennsylvania Capital-Star, Rep. Fritz has said he wants to do this due to a shortage of Santas this year.
He has approached some colleagues about his proposal but has yet to introduce any kind of legislation.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Frigid Temperatures Wrap Up The Week
Should he introduce a bill, it’s unlikely to pass before Christmas.