Four Financial Service Firms Challenge Business License Tax in Kansas City

Shields, Yvette
September 2003
Bond Buyer;9/12/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31718, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the lawsuits filed by four mutual fund service companies that operate in Kansas City, Missouri, challenging the state and federal constitutionality of the city's business license tax. Arguments given by these companies to challenge city's right to tax them; Likely impact of lawsuits on the financial standing of the company; Varying rates of tax imposed by the city based on the category of business.


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