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Sales Taxes

Survey: Arizona tax system among most unfair to poor

Survey: Arizona tax system among most unfair to poor

Critics of the system point to Arizona’s relatively high sales taxes.

October 04, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Council revises business incentive program

The City Council unanimously approved changes to its Primary Jobs Incentive Program on Tuesday to make it easier for more businesses to qualify for building-fee exemptions and to temporarily retain sales taxes for their own benefit.

October 23, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona sales-tax revamp advances; mayors opposed

PHOENIX - Rebuffing the concerns of mayors from around the state about lost revenues, a Senate panel voted Wednesday to sharply revamp how sales taxes are assessed and collected.

March 21, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona voters defeat permanent sales tax increase

PHOENIX — After a barrage of last-minute advertising, Arizona voters  rejected a proposal to create a permanent one-cent sales tax surcharge to fund education and other issues.

November 06, 2012 8:28 pmLoading…

State high court doesn't disqualify sales-tax initiative

PHOENIX - Arizona voters will get a chance to decide if they want to keep state sales taxes the same as they are now, or let them drop back to what they were two years ago.

August 15, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona retail group to push Net sales-tax collection

The Arizona Retailers Association is gearing up to mount a public-relations campaign to garner support for requiring online retailers to collect state sales tax.

July 11, 2012 2:16 pmLoading…

State panel votes down tax bill

PHOENIX — One of the nation’s largest online retailers beat back a bid by state lawmakers Thursday to make it start collecting and paying taxes on its sales to Arizona residents.

March 08, 2012 5:27 pmLoading…

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