Philly Controller Introduces Plan To Shift Burden of Real Estate Tax
- Philadelphia's Debt Is Still a Threat, Controller Says. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;1/28/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31561, p3
Highlights the report issued by Philadelphia controller Jonathan Saidel that warns the state against a growing debt. Cost of the state's fiscal budget; Problems that the state would face in the event of a debt pile up, according to Saidel; Operating deficit of the state.
- Philadelphia's City Hall, needing $350 million renovation, may add retail and restaurants. J.D.K. // Architectural Record;Mar2001, Vol. 189 Issue 3, p39
Reports on Philadelphia City Controller Jonathan Saidel's introduction of a plan that would introduce retail and other uses into the Philadelphia City Hall in Pennsylvania as part of the proposed renovation of the structure. State of the structure; Vital parts of the plan; Overall cost of the...
- Candidate contenders emerging. Segal, Mark // Philadelphia Gay News;3/29/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 13, p11
The author argues on the emerging political candidates in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania which might change the political landscape of the city including Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz, state Treasurer Robb McCord, and former City Controller Jonathan Saidel.
- Auditors on the Warpath. Perlman, Ellen // Governing;Jan2001, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p52
Focuses on several auditing cases of the U.S. government. Problem with a school system technology project audited by Philadelphia, Pennsylvania's city controller Jonathan Saidel; Result of an auditing investigation made on the U.S. Department of Information and Telecommunications Services;...
- A very bad tax proposal. // Business News New Jersey;02/22/99, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p12
Editorial. Focuses on a real property tax proposal in New Jersey. Option of the municipalities to change the property tax rates; Impact on the business community.
- Reasonable expectation of profit. Starkman, Paul; McMullen, Dianne // CA Magazine;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 130 Issue 1, p31
Discusses the implications for the taxation of real estate investors of the ruling by the Supreme Court of Canada in the case of `Tonn v. The Queen.' Application of the reasonable expectation of profit test; Criteria for the determination of reasonable expectation of profit; Restriction of the...
- A boost for tax appeals. Strahler, Seven R. // Crain's Chicago Business;5/2/94, Vol. 17 Issue 18, p1
Discusses Senate Bill 1336, a bill that could lead to lower taxes on Cook County property in Illinois. Liberalization of the property tax appeals process; Benefit offered to major commercial buildings; Illustration of the impact of change in party control on a particular legislative measure.
- Commercial tax rates cool downtown's upturn. Wangensteen, Betsy // Crain's Chicago Business;7/22/96, Vol. 19 Issue 30, p16
Focuses on the commercial real estate tax in Chicago, Illinois. Cost of space paid by building owners in 1995; Profitability of suburban properties compared to downtown properties.
- Paying for erosion. Harrington, John // Crain's New York Business;11/29/93, Vol. 9 Issue 48, p42
Reports that people living near the shore would have to pay more taxes and fees to help protect the New York coastline from storm damage under a proposal by a state task force.