Recent News

Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 5:42pm

The City of Fort St. John could change its tax exemption policy so that non-profits and churches would have to pay taxes on vacant land or undeveloped parking lots they own. Read More

Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 5:43pm

A new change in current tax laws approved by the Kauai County Council on Wednesday is scheduled to bring relief to thousands of county taxpayers who experienced noticeable increases on their real property tax bills. Read More

Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 5:45pm

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

Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 4:36pm

The Knox County Tax Assessor’s Office has called into question, a request for tax exempt status filed by Good Samaritan Hospital. The claim, according to the Assessor’s office, shows the hospital requesting an exemption for items not believed to be used for medical purposes. Read More

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 10:43am

Since the Nevada Constitution was ratified in 1864, it has contained provisions that govern the taxation of the mining industry and the methods of distributing the proceeds from mining taxes. Changes to taxation on this industry have generally required constitutional amendments, rather than action through legislation or voter initiatives. Question 2 would remove the provisions of the constitution that govern taxation of the mining industry and the distribution of those tax revenues. Read More