Bush's Florida Budget Proposal Calls for Nixing Intangibles Tax for the Elderly
- Florida's Bush, lawmakers iron out tax cut wrinkles. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;04/08/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30615, p28
Focuses on Florida's plan to reduce taxes levied on intangible properties. State Governor Jeb Bush's proposal seeking to protect counties from revenue losses caused by tax cuts; State legislators' proposed law covering the planned tax cuts.
- Repeal of Florida's Intangibles Tax Still Awaiting Gov. Bush's Signature. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;7/17/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32424, p5
The article reports that a bill repealing Florida's intangible personal property tax had still not been sent to Governor Jeb Bush for his signing three months after it was passed by the Legislature. The Florida House speaker's office clarified that it was a matter of schedule, noting that it was...
- Tax Repeal Bill Arrives. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;7/27/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32432, p31
The article reports on HB 209, a proposed bill that would repeal Florida's intangible personal property tax in 2007. The proposed bill has been submitted to Governor Jeb Bush's office on July 24, 2006. HB 209 has been approved by the House on March 23, 2006 and the Senate on April 26, 2006. Bush...
- Florida welcomes Scripps as critics predict big-money flop. Dalton, Rex // Nature;11/6/2003, Vol. 426 Issue 6962, p4
Reports on the critics from the legislation signed by Florida governor Jeb Bush for funds into bringing the Scripps Research Institute. Comments against the capability of the deal to attract research jobs and biotechnology companies; Worth of the budget accumulated for the deal; Impact of the...
- Jeb Bush calls for bonds. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;02/03/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30571, p1
Reports that Florida Governor Jeb Bush's $46.8 million budget proposal is calling for about $1.13 billion of state bonding for fiscal year 1999-2000. Priorities for education, environmental protection and growth management; Infrastructure projects.
- Gov. Jeb Bush Mulls Veto of Funding for Florida High-Speed Rail. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;6/20/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31661, p4
Jeb Bush must approve Florida's $53.5 billion budget before the end of June 2003, and while he hasn't taken any action on it yet, he has indicated he may veto funds for a voter-mandated high-speed rail project that could require nearly $3 billion in public financing. The budget lawmakers sent to...
- Florida's Bush Signs $53.5 Billion Budget, Minus Rail Money. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;6/24/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31663, p32
Governor of Florida Jeb Bush on June 23, 2003 announced he was vetoing most of the funding for the state's high-speed rail project and then signed the $53.5 billion state budget into law. Bush specifically referred to the estimated $38 billion budget deficit in California. Bush struck from the...
- Governors look to state funds to relieve shrinking budgets. Chernoff, Joel; Bookbinder, Adin // Pensions & Investments;1/21/2002, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p2
Reports on the efforts of state governors to save billion of dollars in response to the 12.5 billion dollars budget deficit in the United States. Proposal of California Governor Gray Davis; Recommendations of Florida Governor Jeb Bush; Plans of Kentucky Governor Paul Patton.
- Florida Gov. Bush Offers $55B Budget, Decries Costly Plans. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;1/21/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31804, p4
Focuses on the state budget of Florida governor Jeb Bush for fiscal 2005. Increment of spending plan; Amount of the proposed general revenue budget; Inclusion of debt service for outstanding bond programs.