Ohio Governor Taft Calls For Major Tax Restructuring
- Do not repeat. // Crain's Cleveland Business;6/30/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 26, p8
It's done. That's the best thing we can say about the $48.8 billion biennial budget passed by the state Legislature and signed last week by Gov. Bob Taft. Our representatives in Columbus, Ohio, came up with a budget that somehow manages to increase spending by 11% from the 2002-2003 budget while...
- Ohio Governor's $49 Billion Budget Plan Pushes Sweeping Tax Reform. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;2/4/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31566, p36
Reports that Ohio Governor Bob Taft proposed a 49 billion dollar biennial general fund budget on February 3, 2003 that relies on a substantial tax restructuring to generate nearly 2.8 billion in tax revenue. Amount that would be appropriated in spending for 2004; Reduction in state budget since...
- State and Local Tax Issue. Corrigan, Julie; Kennedy, Kathleen // Ohio CPA Journal;Oct-Dec2001, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p49
Focuses on Ohio Tax Developments. Enactment of House Bill 94 by Governor Bob Taft; Identification of primary changes to generate revenue; Highlights on the major areas of interest for taxpayers and tax professionals.
- Gov. Taft Gets Some, But Not All, of His Tax Reforms Into Ohio Budget. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;6/24/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31663, p25
Governor of Ohio Bob Taft said he hopes to sign a $48.8 billion, two-year budget in June 2003 that raises the sales tax and reforms the way that municipalities tax corporations but fails to fulfill all the reforms he proposed for the state's tax system. Taft will review the budget and could veto...
- Not do fast. // Crain's Cleveland Business;4/11/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 15, p10
The article presents the author's views about the Ohio's biennial budget for fiscal years 2006 and 2007. There are tax cuts, and then there are well-advised tax cuts. For as much as we have studied Governor Bob Taft's biennial budget for fiscal years 2006 and 2007, we have yet to be convinced...
- More Budget Cuts. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;4/3/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31357, p31
Reports that Governor Bob Taft plans to announce the next phase of budget cuts in Ohio. Decision of state officials to increase their estimates for budget deficits; Amount of budget deficit; Release of the figures by budget director Tom Johnson.
- S&P Hits New Ohio Budget With Negative Outlook. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;6/6/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31402, p36
Reports the reaction of Standard and Poor's on the signing of budget for the Ohio state by Governor Bob Taft. Reliance of the budget on tobacco settlement funds and rainy-day fund; Amount of the budget deficit of the state.
- Ohio Gov. Bob Taft Calls for Sweeping Changes in State Tax System. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;1/31/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31564, p6
Reports on the approval of tax reform package to make changes in the state tax system by the Governor of Ohio, Bob Taft. Benefits of the proposal to the budget of fiscal year 2003; Features of the plan; Implications of the tax reform on various state services; Reasons behind the opposition of...
- In Budget Preview, Ohio Governor Seeks Liquor, Cigarette Tax Hikes. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;2/9/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32067, p4
Reports that Ohio governor Bob Taft gave a preview of his 2006-2007 budget in his February 9, 2005, annual state of the state address. Taft's intention to ask the legislature to lower the sales tax to 5.5 percent; Other tax proposals the governor talked about in his address; His plan to ask...