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Kern County scored an important court victory against Chevron USA Inc. this week in a landmark property tax case that had threatened a key source of local government funding. Read More

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The McPherson County Commission gave preliminary approval to a 10-year 100 percent property tax abatement for a Viega expansion. Read More

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Vermont’s property tax system is unfair, complicated and getting worse every year. Its very complexity tends to hide the basic facts that would reveal how unfair it is. We must act to make major changes, and in the upcoming legislative session. Read More

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A Harris County resident is asking that her horses be allowed to graze on nearly 20 acres of land in Jefferson County. Read More

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The city is looking to replace millions of dollars that will vanish when a local tax on businesses goes away next summer. Property owners could see their tax bills increase as a result. Read More

The Upshot has a horrific story about hedge fund manager William Ackman buying a $90 million penthouse condo to... sit on it empty until someone ponies up a higher price, your basic condo flipping you usually associate with cookie-cutter suburban developments.   Read More

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Not only does Illinois have one of the most unfair tax systems in the country, but it terms of overall tax climate, it finishes in the bottom half, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation.Read More

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Even though downtown Phoenix property owners will face higher property tax rates due to the use of a tax incentive, the city of Phoenix approved the incentive’s use earlier this month on a residential tower that will be built on the current Central Station site and is looking to use it for future development projects. Read More

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Anniston's largest industrial employer is planning a $13 million expansion. Read More

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 A Washington think tank on state and local taxes is cautioning legislators against joining the rush to eliminate the business personal property tax. Read More

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The Isle Casino Hotel Waterloo has settled a long-running dispute over the value used to set its property tax bills. Read More

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Miami-Dade’s debt tax will soar in the coming years, even if voters reject a $390 million borrowing plan for a new courthouse, according to county forecasts. Read More

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 A man facing felony charges in the L.A. County Assessor's Office corruption scandal claims in court that investigators lacked probable cause to arrest him, and that he "played no role whatsoever" in the fraud. Read More

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A wind farm developer will launch a second construction phase that will build more than 100 wind turbines as part of a project that will create as many as 200 temporary jobs, officials said Wednesday. Read More

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On Tuesday, October 7, 2014, the Miller County Board of Assessors met at the Tax Assessor Building. All members were present including Chairman William Smith, Vice Chairman William M. Middleton Sr, and Assessor Michael R. Warren. Appraiser staff present were Chief Appraiser Tammy Ivy and Ericca Mock. Commissioner Allen Worsley was also present. Read More

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Taxes are what we pay for civilized society," Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. once observed. And that is true, as long as taxes are imposed fairly, reasonably and efficiently. Do Connecticut's taxes meet those criteria? Read More

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Recent News

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:30pm

Kern County scored an important court victory against Chevron USA Inc. this week in a landmark property tax case that had threatened a key source of local government funding. Read More

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 8:25pm

The McPherson County Commission gave preliminary approval to a 10-year 100 percent property tax abatement for a Viega expansion. Read More

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 9:42pm

Not only does Illinois have one of the most unfair tax systems in the country, but it terms of overall tax climate, it finishes in the bottom half, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation.Read More

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 9:40pm

Anniston's largest industrial employer is planning a $13 million expansion. Read More

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 9:41pm

Even though downtown Phoenix property owners will face higher property tax rates due to the use of a tax incentive, the city of Phoenix approved the incentive’s use earlier this month on a residential tower that will be built on the current Central Station site and is looking to use it for future development projects. Read More