State taxes

April 29, 2017 - 6:23 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Casey Cagle will launch his campaign for governor on Sunday with a pledge to add half a million new jobs in Georgia in four years if voters choose him to replace term-limited Gov. Nathan Deal. Cagle's decision isn't a surprise; the three-term lieutenant governor long has been...
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April 29, 2017 - 6:11 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Republican Casey Cagle is launching his campaign for governor with a pledge to add half a million jobs in four years. The three-term lieutenant governor will officially enter the race Sunday to replace term-limited Gov. Nathan Deal. Cagle told The Associated Press he'll also campaign...
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April 29, 2017 - 6:10 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Republican Casey Cagle is launching his campaign for governor with a pledge to add half a million jobs in four years. The three-term lieutenant governor will officially enter the race Sunday to replace term-limited Gov. Nathan Deal. Cagle told The Associated Press he'll also campaign...
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April 26, 2017 - 3:22 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Senate has inserted an array of tax cuts into a proposal to fix South Carolina's crumbling roadways. An amendment approved late Tuesday would cut income taxes, give college students a tuition tax credit, cut businesses' property taxes, and allow South Carolinians to get a...
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FILE - In this March 27, 2017 photo, Gov. Susana Martinez speaks about the recent legislative session to a group of business leaders and real estate developers during a luncheon in Albuquerque, N.M. The New Mexico Legislature sued Martinez, April 21 on Friday over her budget vetoes that would effectively eliminate the legislative branch pf government by cutting off its funding, escalating the clash over how to resolve the state’s financial crisis. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File)
April 21, 2017 - 7:29 pm
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Legislature sued Republican Gov. Susana Martinez on Friday over budget vetoes that would effectively eliminate the legislative branch of government by cutting off its funding amid an escalating clash over how to resolve the state's financial crisis. The move by...
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FILE - In this March 27, 2017, file photo, Matt Gutierrez carries a raiders flag by a sign welcoming visitors to Las Vegas, in Las Vegas. Taxpayers contributed over $4.6 million for an NFL stadium in Las Vegas during March, when an increase on area hotel taxes went into effect to cover the state's share of the project. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
April 18, 2017 - 7:38 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Taxpayers contributed more than $4.6 million for an NFL stadium in Las Vegas in the first month that a new increase on area hotel taxes went into effect— ahead of projections for the state's share of the project. The preliminary tax collection figures from March for the stadium...
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Graphic shows amount of taxes sent to federal government by state in 2016,; 2c x 7 inches; 96.3 mm x 177 mm;
April 17, 2017 - 3:21 am
U.S. residents paid Uncle Sam an average of $8,943 per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes in 2016. A look at how the District of Columbia and the states rank in per capita federal taxes: 1. District of Columbia: $36.569 2. Delaware: $16.322 3. Minnesota: $14.624 4. Massachusetts: $...
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In this photo taken Jan. 4, 2013, from Air Force One, with then-President Barack Obama aboard, shows the White House, Washington Monument, Jefferson Memorial, downtown Washington and Ronald Reagan National Airport during the president's return from a day trip to Minneapolis before landing at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. As Tax Day approaches, show some love for the good people who live in the nation’s capital. Washington, that swampy den of iniquity that politicians love to scorn, sends the most tax dollars per person to the U.S. government. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
April 17, 2017 - 3:19 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — As Tax Day approaches, show some love for the good people who live in the nation's capital. Washington, that swampy den of iniquity that politicians love to scorn, sends the most tax dollars per person to the U.S. government. By a lot. Last year, the District of Columbia paid...
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Graphic shows amount of taxes sent to federal government by state in 2016,; 2c x 7 inches; 96.3 mm x 177 mm;
April 16, 2017 - 11:38 am
U.S. residents paid Uncle Sam an average of $8,943 per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes in 2016. A look at how the District of Columbia and the states rank in per capita federal taxes: 1. District of Columbia: $36.569 2. Delaware: $16.322 3. Minnesota: $14.624 4. Massachusetts: $...
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April 14, 2017 - 10:03 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper has signed a bill requiring state lawmakers to set aside money every year for the state's reserve fund. Cooper signed the bill Thursday but warned that putting too much into the rainy day fund would reduce the state's ability to provide tax breaks...
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