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- Boomeranging Corporate Franchise Taxes in Missouri: An Analysis of the Proposal to Fund Public Election Campaigns. McGowan, John R. // Journal of State Taxation;Spring2001, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p1
Analyzes the impact on corporate franchise taxes in Missouri by proposals to finance public election campaigns. Overview of tax competition literature; Description of the state's corporate franchise tax structure; Discussion of the problems with the franchise tax.
- The mayor's money machine II. Rose, Louis J.; Lindecke, Fred // St. Louis Journalism Review;Nov2002, Vol. 32 Issue 251, p20
Presents the results of an investigation by the Coalition Against Public Funding for Stadiums which claimed that St. Louis, Missouri Mayor Francis Slay paid back his campaign contributors by cheating voters. Examination of Slay's 2001 campaign finance report; Contributions of the owners of the...
- Denver-Area Referendum on Transit Plan Gets Financial Backing. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;10/7/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 31985, p3
Reports on the support of municipal bond community on the campaign finance reports filed on September 15, 2004 by supporters of the Denver-area Regional Transportation District's multi-billion dollar FasTracks program. Coverage of the proposed plan; Impact of the proposed referendum on the...
- The Digest: POLITICS. WOOSTER, MARTIN MORSE // American Enterprise;Jan/Feb99, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p85
Presents abstracts of research articles on politics. `The Limits of Campaign Spending Limits,' by Stanley C. Brubaker which appeared in the Fall 1998 issue of `The Public Interest'; `Tax Reform Schools,' by John Hood which appeared in the November 1998 issue of `Reason.'
- TEI voices concerns over campaign tax proposals. // Tax Executive;Nov/Dec96, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p424
Focuses on issues by the Tax Executives Institute (TEI) concerning proposals to tax election campaign funds in the United States. Inability of the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to implement the proposals due to design and management problems; Alternatives suggested to the tax proposals.
- Presidential candidates' tax administration proposals raise policy concerns. // Tax Executive;Nov/Dec96, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p462
Presents a position paper from the Tax Executives Institute Inc. (TEI) on proposals for taxing campaign funds in the United States. Merits of a proposed revision of the substantial understatement tax penalty; Legality of requiring taxpayers to maintain records substantiating the calculation of...
- Controversy In Congress Over Proposed Federal Campaign Financing. // Congressional Digest;Feb74, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p35
Focuses on the proposal by members of the U.S. Congress to use Federal tax revenues to finance campaigns for Congress and the Presidency. Efforts of Congress to regulate campaign financing through legislation; Concern over potential campaign finance abuses; Citation of the increase in campaign...
- Web-Based Filing. // Practical Accountant;Feb2001, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p11
Internal Revenue Service the United States Internal Revenue Service's creation of an electronic version of Form 8872 'Political Organization Report of Contributions and Expenditures,' that can be filed online.
- Calling all citizens to a constitutional convention. Hetrick, Bruce // Indianapolis Business Journal;8/30/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 25, p50A
Focuses on the proposed constitutional amendments by businessman Tom Henderson in the U.S. Expenditure of personal funds among political candidates; Acceptance of campaign contributions from individual, business and organization per campaign; Stability of the percentage tax rates at every level...