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- Unincorporated Georgia Townspeople to Weigh in on TAD. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;10/14/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31739, p39
Reports on the public hearing of a proposed tax allocation district in Sandy Springs, Georgia. Possibility of the issuance of tax-exempt bonds through the tax allocation district; Importance of the tax allocation district and tax-exempt bonds; Initiation of the public hearing by the U.S. Board...
- Stranded laws for small business. Ryan, Frances // Caribbean Business;10/19/1995, Vol. 23 Issue 42, p19
Describes several proposed laws affecting small businesses in Puerto Rico. Tax exemptions for small merchants on the purchase of the first commercial vehicle; Amendments to the eviction law involving commercial buildings; Amending municipal tax law to invoice merchants' licenses.
- Illinois Charity Care Law Tossed. Shields, Yvette // Bondbuyer.com;1/8/2016, p1
Illinois' not-for-profit hospitals are facing new uncertainty over their local tax exemptions and charity care obligations after an appellate court voided a 2012 law governing their community benefit requirements.
- LA AUSENCIA DE COMPENSACIï¿½N A LOS AYUNTAMIENTOS POR EL ESTABLECIMIENTO DE BENEFICIOS FISCALES EN LOS TRIBUTOS LOCALES: EL CASO DE LAS AUTOPISTAS EN EL TRIBUNAL SUPREMO. Garc�a, Antonio Vaquera // Nueva Fiscalidad;jul/aug2011, Issue 4, p65
The paper analyzes in detail two judgments of the Supreme Court in December 2010 which addresses the same subject, with the same approach and failure: the compensation to local authorities by the existence of an exemption in the IBI for motorways. The High Court denied an obligation to...
- Beacon Hill Goes Tax Free. Schoonmaker, Daniel // Grand Rapids Business Journal;7/9/2007, Vol. 25 Issue 28, pB2
The article reports that the Beacon Hill retirement community at Eastgate, Michigan was awarded with a Renaissance Zone which eliminates all state and local tax liabilities for residents. The Renaissance Zone enables the senior community to demonstrate its commitment to lower monthly costs...
- County Tax Pledge Bolsters Deal to Improve Detroit Airport. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;03/07/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31091, p3
Reports that Wayne County, Michigan sold a mix of taxable and tax-exempt insured bonds to finance construction of a new hotel at Detroit-Wayne County Metropolitan Airport. Backing from a limited county tax pledge; Structure of the bonds.
- Does the Use of Contract Labor Disqualify a Manufacturer from the Massachusetts Personal Property Tax Exemption? Stavitsky, Bruce // Journal of State Taxation;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p21
The article examines the number of cases denying or granting a local property tax exemption to companies using contract labor in Massachusetts. It includes the case of Fernandez Super Markets Inc. versus State Tax Commission. The company did not qualify as a manufacturing corporation because it...
- Resources: New & Noted. // eFocus on Municipal Assessment & Taxation;Aug2014, Vol. 19 Issue 16, p5
This section discusses various information resources related to taxation. Topics explored include the launch of the Municipal Sustainability Initiative (MSI) by the Alberta government, the provision of financial incentives by municipalities in Ontario, and the results of a study which...
- TAX-CREDIT BONDS: ARE THERE ADVANTAGES TO THIS NEW FINANCIAL INSTRUMENT THAT COMPENSATE FOR INTRODUCING ADDITIONAL COMPLEXITY? Zimmerman, Dennis; Pinkston, Elizabeth // Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Taxation;2004, p426
Provides information about the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 introduced a new financial instrument, tax credits, to subsidize some state and local capital formation in the U.S. Introduction of tax-credit bonds adds another federal financing instrument to the federal budget process; Use of the...