- Alabama House GOP sets 2014 agenda Updated: Dec-05-13 2:51 pm
- Tax returns: Democrat Davis made $284K in 2012 Updated: Dec-04-13 7:33 pm
- Lafayette moves forward to ditch tax rebate Updated: Dec-04-13 10:11 am
- Health care website OK, cases can be complicated Updated: Dec-03-13 7:19 pm
- ND property tax reform task force created Updated: Dec-03-13 1:25 pm
- Fire departments give up taxes in new Tupelo areas Updated: Dec-03-13 4:19 am
- Lawyer Dunaway pleads guilty to false tax return Updated: Dec-03-13 4:04 am
- Supreme Court won't stop NY's Internet taxation Updated: Dec-02-13 5:19 pm
- Editorials from around Ohio Updated: Dec-02-13 12:26 pm
- US law didn't halt cigarette flow from NY tribes Updated: Dec-01-13 1:41 pm
- E-cig boom leads to taxation, regulation questions Updated: Nov-29-13 9:16 pm
- Cuomo to cut property taxes, not income tax hikes Updated: Nov-27-13 3:02 pm
- GOP candidate has given own campaign $1.25M Updated: Nov-26-13 5:50 pm
- In GOP field, Honour made most and paid most taxes Updated: Nov-26-13 5:38 pm
- Tax commission agrees to make changes after audit Updated: Nov-21-13 6:12 pm
- Report: Ohio failed to return tax overpayments Updated: Nov-21-13 4:32 pm
- NJ's Guadagno renews call for tax cut Updated: Nov-21-13 3:42 pm
- Spend Iowans' tax credit on roads, lawmaker says Updated: Nov-21-13 2:49 pm
- Economists: Ore. tax hikes raise chance for kicker Updated: Nov-21-13 2:33 pm
- Gov't expects to finish GM stock sale by year end Updated: Nov-21-13 1:45 pm
- Neb. Sen. Dubas to introduce property tax proposal Updated: Nov-20-13 4:50 pm
- NJ's Homestead credit deadline extended Updated: Nov-20-13 3:54 pm
- APNewsBreak: Number of ND millionaires jumps Updated: Nov-20-13 1:18 pm
- Colorado Editorial Roundup Updated: Nov-20-13 10:39 am
- Demolition of vacant houses comes at a price Updated: Nov-19-13 10:41 am
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - The House Republican Caucus released its agenda for 2014 on Thursday that focuses on simplifying state tax laws while maintaining the GOP's tradition of not raising taxes.
AUSTIN, Texas - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis enjoyed rising financial success as a Fort Worth attorney last year and took home about $284,000, more than double what she reported making in 2010, according to tax records released Wednesday by her campaign.
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - The Lafayette City-Parish Council is considering doing away with a rebate that helps retailers cover the cost of collecting sales tax - a move widely panned by the business community.
AUSTIN, Texas - The federal health care website worked just fine Tuesday for Texans seeking insurance coverage, but trained helpers are finding some individual cases are not so simple and those delays have nothing to do with technology.
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple, whose oil-rich state boasts a near $1 billion budget surplus and the lowest unemployment rate in the nation, announced Tuesday a task force to study permanent property tax reform.
TUPELO, Mississippi - Seven volunteer fire departments will give up taxes from Lee County residents who were annexed into Tupelo in 2012.
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Campbell County attorney Johnny V. Dunaway has pleaded guilty in federal court to filing a false tax return.
WASHINGTON - On perhaps the busiest online shopping day of the year, the Supreme Court refused to wade into a dispute over state sales taxes for purchases on websites like Amazon.com, an outcome likely to prompt more states to attempt to collect taxes on Internet sales.
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers:
NEW YORK - When Congress passed a law in 2009 effectively banning mail-order deliveries of cigarettes, it was expected to snuff out entrepreneurs on New York's Indian reservations who were selling millions of cartons, tax-free, to consumers in high-tax states.
WOODBURY, Minnesota - Stores that sell increasingly popular e-cigarettes are popping up around the Twin Cities, highlighting the lack of regulation or taxation of the tobacco alternative.
ALBANY, New York - Gov. Andrew Cuomo is promising to use a rare budget surplus to cut local property taxes during the coming election year, but he won't touch temporary tax increases he's extended twice.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A Republican candidate for Illinois governor who reported income of $53 million last year has contributed more than $1 million to his own campaign, but an analysis Tuesday of recent elections shows deep pockets are far from an assurance of electoral success.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - GOP businessman Scott Honour made the most but also paid the most in taxes last year among the 2014 candidates for governor.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - The Louisiana Tax Commission reversed course Thursday, agreeing to follow audit recommendations that the board rework its oversight of parish tax assessors to ensure homeowners are charged correct property taxes.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio wrongfully failed to return more than $30 million in business tax refunds to companies that properly requested the money, the state watchdog said in a report released Thursday.
ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey - Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno said Thursday that Republicans are ready to fight for a property tax cut that Democrats insist the state still cannot afford.
DES MOINES, Iowa - A key Democratic state senator says a new $54 tax credit for Iowa residents would be better spent fixing the state's crumbling roads and bridges.
SALEM, Oregon - Oregon legislators raised taxes in September by nicking the wealthy and corporations, but they learned Thursday that new money may be offset by kicker tax rebates in 2015 that would go to all individual taxpayers.
DETROIT - The U.S. government expects to sell the last of its stake in General Motors by the end of the year, bringing an end to a sad chapter in the 105-year-old auto giant's history.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska state Sen. Annette Dubas, a candidate for governor, announced plans Wednesday to introduce a property-tax relief measure when lawmakers convene next year.
TRENTON, New Jersey - New Jersey homeowners will have more time to apply for property tax credits.
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The number of people reporting seven-figure incomes in oil-rich North Dakota nearly doubled last year and residents' average incomes rose 22 percent to an all-time high, boosted by the state's booming oil economy, state tax officials said.
A sampling of recent editorials from Colorado newspapers:
EVANSVILLE, Indiana - There's nothing subtle about a demolition.