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Showing posts with label Taxes. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Taxes. Show all posts

Friday, September 13, 2019

Date set for public vote on Huntsville property tax referendum


Date set for public vote on Huntsville property tax referendum


Article Excerpt: "... The city administration wants to change tax codes to ensure Limestone and Morgan County residents of the city will continue to pay property taxes for the school district..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Madison set to vote Tuesday on property tax hike to aid schools


Madison set to vote Tuesday on property tax hike to aid schools


Article Excerpt: "... Voters in Madison will go to the polls between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. to cast ballots on a proposal to increase property taxes by 12 mills. That translates to about $120 per $100,000 in home value, according to Madison City Schools..."


Reference: www.al.com

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Fill Your Tank Now: Alabama gas tax law goes into effect Labor Day weekend


Alabama gas tax law goes into effect Labor Day weekend


Article Excerpt: "... his weekend, prices will go up by 6 cents. It will then increase by another 2 cents next year and in 2021. After 2023, the tax will fluctuate based on the National Average of Highway Construction costs, but that amount cannot go up or down by more than a penny a gallon..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Monday, June 17, 2019

Alabama Guide to Taxes on Retirees


Alabama Guide to Taxes on Retirees


Article Excerpt: "...Alabama is Tax-Friendly. The Yellowhammer State is tax-friendly to retirees. Most pensions and Social Security are exempt from state income taxes. Homeowners 65 and older don’t pay state property taxes, and can qualify for breaks on county and local property taxes as well. A catch: Sales taxes are high, and even apply to food..."


Reference: www.kiplinger.com

Friday, March 8, 2019

Alabama House approves gas tax increase


Alabama House approves gas tax increase


Article Excerpt: "... Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has approved a 10-cent-a-gallon gas tax increase to fund road and bridge construction. The increase would be phased in over three years. The state tax would then be adjusted with construction costs up to a penny every two years. The proposal would also place an annual fee on electric and hybrid vehicles..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Gov. Ivey calls special session focused on gas tax


Gov. Ivey calls special session focused on gas tax


Article Excerpt: "... the special session “will focus on legislation to levy an additional excise tax on gasoline and diesel fuel..."


Reference: www.wsfa.com

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Higher Taxes: Tommy Battle joins Kay Ivey in support of Alabama fuel tax


Higher Taxes: Tommy Battle joins Kay Ivey in support of Alabama fuel tax


Article Excerpt: "... There is opposition to the tax proposal. The Republican Party’s state executive committee voted last Saturday to oppose a gas tax...Opponents formed a new political action committee, Stop the Alabama Gas Tax..."


Reference: www.al.com

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Proposed Alabama gas tax increase moves forward


Proposed gas tax increase moves forward


Article Excerpt: "... League of Municipalities confirmed that the organization, along with the Counties Association and Gov. Kay Ivey, came to an agreement this week on the matter. The bill, which is expected to be introduced in the Alabama Legislature in March, proposes a 12-cent tax increase ..."


Reference: www.bizjournals.com

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Yay! More Taxes Proposed: Hotel tax hike proposed to fund Huntsville amphitheater


Hotel tax hike proposed to fund Huntsville amphitheater


Article Excerpt: "... The proposed amphitheater in Huntsville, with an early price tag of $35-40 million, should be paid for in part through a boost in the city’s lodging tax, city council President Devyn Keith said ..."


Reference: www.al.com

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Madison County voters overwhelmingly approve school taxes


Madison County voters overwhelmingly approve school taxes


Article Excerpt: "... Madison County voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to continue six existing property taxes for its three public school systems. The votes provided critical support to operating budgets, and they ensured the continuation of special programs like robotics, biotechnology and career academies ..."


Reference: http://www.al.com

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Huntsville taxpayers to pay more than $30M to improve Research Park area


Huntsville taxpayers to pay more than $30M to improve Research Park area


Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville taxpayers are footing the bill for three major projects inside and surrounding Cummings Research Park in an effort to revitalize the major economic hub ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Friday, December 13, 2013

Ready for 9% sales tax in Huntsville?

Questions raised about proposed sales tax increase in Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "...Mayor Tommy Battle has proposed a one percent sales tax increase to pay for what he calls essential road projects throughout the city. ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Tax renewal will pay to maintain Huntsville city schools

Huntsville Voters Say Yes To The Ad Valorem Tax Vote


Article Excerpt: "... The Ad Valorem tax renewal will pay to maintain city schools and provide money to replace eight outdated schools. The school system has already made plans to rebuild older buildings. ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com