Plano, Tex., Officials Approve $128M Of Bonds for Capital Improvements
- NEW MEXICO: S.F. County Sets GO Vote. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;10/23/2012, Vol. 382 Issue 33801, p7
The article offers information on the increment of property tax regarding general obligation bond referendum of New Mexico.
- ARKANSAS: Tax Extension Eyed for GOs. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;7/3/2012, Vol. 381 Issue 33741, p7
The article reports that Little Rock, Arkansas's Board of Directors has given tentative approval to September 2012 election asking voters to extend property tax which would help to support general obligation bonds (GOs) worth 105 million dollars.
- Ailing hospital district may see financial woes cured. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;01/31/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30818, p4
Reports on the approval of a property tax increase that will help the Harris County Hospital District in Houston, Texas, to return to financial health. Use of the proceeds from the property tax increase to back bond issues; Revenue losses suffered by the district.
- Tax Reform Vs. Bonds In Florida. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;6/15/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32651, p1
The article reports on the impact of property tax reform to bond program in Florida. The reform, which was put forth by Republican lawmakers, can possibly affect the unique $2 billion environmental bond program named Acceler8 that aimed at protecting the nationally renowned Everglades. Acceler8...
- WEST VIRGINIA: Berkeley to Vote on Tax Hike. Temple-West, Patrick // Bond Buyer;7/23/2009, Vol. 369 Issue 33154, p9
The article reports on a tax increase to be voted by the residents in Berkeley County, West Virginia on September 26, 2009. Residents will vote on whether to hike property taxes to support a $51.5 million bond issue that would partially finance $96.5 million of school construction and renovation...
- New Hampshire racing to resolve school funding dilemma. Kaplan, David // Bond Buyer;02/01/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30569, p34
Reports on New Hampshire legislators' struggle to reform the public education funding system in the state before an April 1, 1999 deadline set by the state Supreme Court. School districts' concern about bond issuance prospects; House and Senate's debate over raising funds to replace the state's...
- Arkansas group forges ahead in drive to abolish taxes. Sanders, Lisa // Bond Buyer;07/09/98, Vol. 325 Issue 30431, p40
Discusses the implications of the Arkansas Taxpayers' Rights Committee's proposal to abolish ad valorem taxes on municipal bonds in the states. Possibility that local governments may not be able issue new general obligation bonds or to meet its debt service if the proposal is approved; Bond...
- Will Easing of Intangibles Tax Dim Florida's Bond Appetite? Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;06/22/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30918, p26
Reports that Florida residents will not have to pay intangible personal property tax on trusts or accounts receivable beginning July 1, 2000. Reduction of the rate of the tax on remaining items; Tax's application to intangible personal property such as stocks, mutual funds, bonds and loans;...
- Devastation Raises Fears About N.Y.C. Debt. Hume, Lynn; Kinnander, Ola; McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;9/17/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31224, p1
Focuses on the fear of market participants on municipal debts due to the terrorist attack in New York, New York. Losses in income and property taxes; Anticipation of major ramifications for bond disclosure; Allocation of funds from national government.