Not raising Arizona's gas tax put a squeeze on county road repairs.
There is no law requiring refunds of taxes deemed illegally collected.
Tucson businesses might have to fork over a little more next year to pay for a state- mandated tax change.
City finance officials worry about delays in deposits under the state's new sales-tax collecting system.
Officials from the Arizona League of Cities and Towns protest the former South Tucson finance director’s use of their letterhead in defending a secondary property tax imposed without voter approval.
The secondary property tax that South Tucson has collected since fiscal year 2012 is illegal because it was never submitted to a citywide vote, City Manager Luis Gonzales said Thursday.
Pima County’s recommended budget calls for a property tax increase to make up for a loss in revenue and to expand the allocation for some departments that have overspent in the last few years.
A carwash company planning to move its corporate headquarters downtown would bring with it 40 new jobs and $2.9 million in direct and indirect new tax revenues over eight years, according to an audit done for the city.
More than 1,000 Tucson businesses could still be paying an expired tax on their buildings, not realizing the levy was abolished last year.
The U.S. economy is still weak, with 7 percent unemployment, many millions underemployed and fewer people employed in November than six years ago.
A proposal in the Windy City to tax cyclists to generate revenue isn’t gaining any traction with local leaders.
County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry says he has no choice but to ask for a small property tax increase to help fund road repairs.
The glitz and ho-ho-ho-ness of the holiday season are still underway, but we shouldn’t overlook the height of the charitable tax-credit giving season. It’s not the kind of thing you put up a tree or light a candle for, probably, and it doesn’t involve any sweaters so hideous they’re wonderfu…
Quality roads make sure we can do all the things that make up our daily existence; from arriving at work on time to dashing to the grocery store or the doctor’s office or soccer practice.
See a penny, pick it up and all the day you'll have good luck. Unless that penny is lying tails up. Then it's bad luck to grab it.
With the April 15 income-tax-return deadline looming, free preparation help is still available to low- and moderate-income taxpayers in the Tucson area.