Archive for the ‘State Tax’ Category

3 Months Into 2014, You’re Likely Still Working for the Tax Man – DailyFinance

3 Months Into 2014, You're Likely Still Working for the Tax ManDailyFinanceThe conservative-leaning Tax Foundation calculates annually how many working days it takes for the average American worker to earn enough to pay all his federal, state and local taxes, plots it on the calendar, and dubs it "Tax Freedom Day." Last year …These 5 ...

State launching task force to stop cigarette smuggling, tax evasion – New York Post

State launching task force to stop cigarette smuggling, tax evasionNew York PostIn an effort to crack down on the sale of illegal smokes in New York, Cuomo is set to announce Monday a 13-agency task force dedicated to keeping illegal cigarettes out of the state. “This new law-enforcement strategy will help to crack down on ...

DellaMaria: Business exposure mounts as states aggressively seek tax dollars – Northwest Herald

DellaMaria: Business exposure mounts as states aggressively seek tax dollarsNorthwest HeraldThe rules are complex, continually evolving and have a tremendous degree of inconsistency among the states. States are becoming more aggressive at looking for tax dollars, so it is important to understand and manage your state tax exposure. Penalties …...

State Budget Deal Reached; $300 Million for New York City Pre-K – New York Times

Wall Street Journal State Budget Deal Reached; $300 Million for New York City Pre-KNew York TimesBeyond education, Mr. Cuomo, who is up for re-election in November, has focused much of his attention in recent months on what he has called the state's unacceptably high taxes, and the budget includes tax measures designed to please a ...

NY budget details: Erases manufacturers tax, creates property tax credit – The Post-Standard

Wall Street Journal NY budget details: Erases manufacturers tax, creates property tax creditThe Post-Standard$1.5 Billion in Property Tax Relief: The Budget includes a new Property Tax Credit to provide relief to New York homeowners and address one of the primary drivers of the State's high property taxes – the outsized number of local governments. The ...

Your Finances: Free help in filing federal, state tax – Times Herald-Record

Your Finances: Free help in filing federal, state taxTimes Herald-RecordAs consumers, we tend to think that "free" is not actually free, but instead involves some fine-print catch. Well, I am here to tell you that for the majority of taxpayers, when it comes to preparing your federal taxes, there really is a free option … ...

Sources: Major Tax Relief Coming In New York State Budget – CBS Local

Sources: Major Tax Relief Coming In New York State BudgetCBS LocalSources told CBS 2 that the New York State Legislature is poised to cut taxes for property owners, renters, businesses and even estates, Political Reporter Marcia Kramer reported Friday evening. Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature apparently have …...

States pursue tax cuts as recovery takes hold – USA TODAY

States pursue tax cuts as recovery takes holdUSA TODAYDemocrat Dayton hobbled into the state Capitol five weeks after major hip surgery and blasted lawmakers for holding up the tax cuts he wanted. After quarrelling over his spending proposal, including a spat over funding for a new legislative office … and more »...

States pursue tax cuts as recovery takes hold – USA TODAY

States pursue tax cuts as recovery takes holdUSA TODAYMaybe New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo should borrow a pair of crutches. They might have helped Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's cause. Democrat Dayton hobbled into the state Capitol five weeks after major hip surgery and blasted lawmakers for holding up … and more »...

Lancaster village officials trying to stay under state tax cap – Buffalo News

Lancaster village officials trying to stay under state tax capBuffalo NewsThe Village Board this week said it plans to lower the amount of the proposed tax increase to come in under the state tax cap of about 2 percent. “We made a stand that we will bring it down,” said Deputy Mayor Kenneth L. O'Brien ...