The audit recommended better strategic planning in awarding TIF incentives and improvements to policies meant to control costs and ensure transparency.
Posts published in “Taxes”
With the state bouncing back from a turbulent financial period in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, some legislators have set their sights on a new tax stream for Missouri.
"Your Missouri leadership has failed in passing a comprehensive online sales tax bill."
General revenue collections increased by nearly 100 percent in July compared to the same time in 2019, according to a general revenue report.
State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick and House Budget Chairman Cody Smith held an event in the Capitol urging Missourians to vote no on Medicaid expansion.
A coalition requested lawmakers push through an internet sales tax bill so collections could be used to establish a cash operating expense fund, finance transportation projects, and otherwise alleviate state debt.
It’s up to the General Assembly to change Missouri’s tax code to prevent the stimulus checks from being taxed by the state.
It's time to address the online sales tax issue. Amazon and Walmart won't notice the difference, but we'll notice gravel on our roads and the lights on in our local businesses.
The issue of not taxing internet sales in Missouri was a very important one to retailers and government agencies prior even to the COVID-19 pandemic.