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Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 11:04pm

A sold-out crowd of 45,733 packed the $266 million, sparkling McLane Stadium on opening day to watch the Baylor Bears easily rout Southern Methodist University, 45-0. Read More

Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 11:05pm

The online-payment system for Franklin County property taxes crashed for several hours yesterday as taxpayers tried to beat the deadline for claiming the expense on their 2014 income taxes. Read More

Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 11:03pm

A growing number of Fort Bend County property owners are becoming frustrated over the waiting period for their property tax protests. Read More

Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 11:07pm

Not under the U.S. Constitution.  However, the chapter of Indiana’s property tax code addressing real property assessment provides that a county assessor or authorized representative “may, after first making known the assessor’s or representative’s intention to the owner or occupant, enter and fully examine all buildings and structures which are located within the township or county and which are subject to assessment.” Ind. Code § 6-1.1-4-15(b) (emphasis added). Until a 1986 amendment, this statute went even further, requiring that the assessor or representative shall enter all buildings subject to assessment. See P.L. 24-1986, sec. 7, effective Sept. 1, 1986. Read More

Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 11:08pm

A circuit judge ruled Wednesday in favor of the University of Arkansas, saying the school doesn't owe taxes on some $10 million worth of real and personal property to Washington County and the Fayetteville School District.... Read More