The Alaska Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday in an appeal from the state over an Alaska taxation policy that treats same-sex couples differently from straight couples. Read more

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 The Mississippi Department of Revenue has found mistakes in 36,000 homestead exemption filings. Read more

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 Advocates for a South Nashville megachurch argued in the Tennessee Court of Appeals this morning that a gym, bookstore and cafe on its property “fit the spiritual needs of the congregation” and thus should not be subject to property taxes. Read more

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 Residents of the Town of Riga will, once again, pay no property taxes under next year's budget. Read more

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 The city would pay the Verizoncommunications company nearly $130,000 to settle a tax dispute under an agreement the City Council plans to discuss in a special meeting Tuesday. Read more

 Dave Oliver never knows what’s going to happen when he approaches a piece of private property in Chelan County. Read more

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 A second night of angry residents packing a public meeting room, as call for fixes to the 2011 property tax revaluation continue. Read more 

 Jailed Los Angeles County Assessor John Noguez was denied bail on Wednesday because the judge said he remains a flight risk with a lot to lose. Read more

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 Noguez, arrested in a bribery case, approved tax breaks for downtown L.A. business owners who donated to his Huntington Park City Council account. Read more

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 Dominic ChavezMichael Levy, and Ed Wendler Jr. are not about to surrender. Their lawsuit against the city (and now Travis County and the Austin Independent School District) over the historic landmark tax abatement program is back – and apparently this time, they're not backing down. Read more

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 The Au Gres City Council unanimously approved a proposed industrial facility tax abatement (IFT) for a facility expansion project at Bopp-Busch Manufacturing after holding a public hearing Nov. 13. Read more

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 Beaverton parent Kevin O'Donnell held up his property tax statement and asked theBeaverton School Board to tax him. Read more

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 Property taxes owed for 2010 are delinquent on more than 1,400 pieces of property in Henry County. Read more

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 The City Council rejected a recommendation from City Manager David Hales to increase the property tax levy by more than $800,000 next year. Read more

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 New Jersey's towns badly hit by superstorm Sandy may raise property taxes to finance their rebuilding efforts, Governor Chris Christie said on Wednesday. Read more

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 This is the time of year when homeowners are checking their mail and learning what the county thinks their property is worth. Read more

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 The Mecklenburg County assessors’ office has been dogged by complaints that it made significant errors when it revalued property in 2011. It turns out that many of those critics are right, according to a firm the county hired to evaluate the reappraisal process. Read more

 The City Council on Tuesday appropriated $15,000 for a bill that the mayor really doesn't want to pay. Read more

 Del Mar College’s Board of Regents on Tuesday unanimously approved a tax abatement to M&G Resin USA, which plans to build a $751 million chemical plant on the north side of the Corpus Christi Ship Channel. Read more

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 What looked like a mere formality on the county commission agenda Monday morning generated a bit of discussion — and raised a bit of ire – among the commissioners. Read more

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A state tax court judge ruled Dec. 17 to deny Woodcliff Lake's BMW North American Corporate Headquarters farmland assessment applications for 11 of its 86 acres of property on Chestnut Ridge Road. Read More