Gross Receipts Tax Rising
- Brave action on taxes not in the cards. Finn, Kathy // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);02/14/2000, Vol. 20 Issue 34, p23
Comments on Louisiana Governor Mike Foster's proposed hike in the state's sales tax. Report indicating that the state is dependent on sales taxes which generate a fluctuating return depending on the prevailing economic conditions; Tax breaks granted to Louisiana homeowners.
- Business rates are not paying their way. McHugh, Joseph // Public Finance;6/4/2004, p11
Details a paper from CIPFA which reveals that British firms are not paying their share of the cost of running local services under the business rates system. Failure of yearly increases in national non-domestic rates to keep pace with the rise in council taxes; Report's claim that there is no...
- FRANKFORT-ON-THE-MAIN: A STUDY IN PRUSSIAN COMMUNAL FINANCE. Youngman, Anna // Quarterly Journal of Economics;Nov12, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p150
Part I. Examines Prussian communal finance and taxation. Tax changes introduced by the Kommunalabgabengesetz; Apportionment of the local tax burden among the several kinds of taxes; Rules on the disposition of the proceeds of the several taxes; Prussian income tax; General tax rate;...
- Tax squeeze. Taylor, Rupert J. // Canada & the World;Jan1994, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p13
Looks at some of the protests over taxes in Canada. Protests of approximately 1,000 people at City Hall in Montreal; Controversy over a City Council decision to get rid of the business tax paid by tenants of non-residential buildings; Increase in business taxes in Montreal between 1988 and...
- Scottish public finds national taxes â€˜fairerâ€™. Scott, David // Public Finance;7/8/2005, p12
Focuses on the controversy regarding the fairness of local taxation in Scotland. Dissatisfaction with unbalance share of council tax; Argumentation over the share of revenue being funded to local authorities; Recommendation offered to amend council tax share problems.
- THEORETICAL CONSIDERATIONS ON THE ISSUES AND GENERAL VALID RULES FOR LOCAL TAXES AND FEES ACCORDING TO TITLE IX OF THE FISCAL CODE AND POINTS FROM METHODOLOGICAL NORMS OF APPLIANCE THE FISCAL CODE TITLE IX: DEFINITIONS. Boța, Moisin Anton-Florin; Popescu, Luigi // Annals of the University of Oradea, Economic Science Series;2012, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p655
To operate in complex and real problems of determining the amount of local taxes, specialized inspectors from local administration services, but also the taxpayers, must have regard to a number of issues and general rules apply across the spectrum, in general, of local taxes. Based legal matter...
- San Mateo County, Calif., Transit Readies $215 Million Refunding. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;10/6/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32233, p3
Reports on the business plans of San Mateo County Transit District in California to issue enough money in refunding sales tax bonds. Estimate of expenses to the expansion of a San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District rail line; Assessment of the level debt service payments; Factors...
- SOUTHWEST Bond-Watch. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;10/17/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 30997, p27
Presents news and municipal finance issues in the United States Southwest, as of October 2000. Tax hike fight in the city of Kendleton, Texas; Proposed sales-tax hike for mass transit in Salt Lake, Davis and Weber counties in Utah; Revenue receipts in Kansas for September 2000.
- Gross taxable sales reach $1,751,726 in 4th quarter '05. // Edgewood Enterprise (TX);7/27/2006, Vol. 99 Issue 30, p2
The article reports on the $1,751,726 sales tax of the $14,859,174 gross sales for businesses in Edgewood, Texas for the fourth quarter of 2005. The maximum local tax allowed by the state law is two percent. Information on Sales Tax Permits has been released by the state. The taxpayer name,...