Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
Governor Kasich’s proposed two-year state budget would restore $28 million dollars to the local government fund, but prevent local governments from raising sales taxes.
Gov. John Kasich has proposed a tax shift plan that he says result in a net tax cut of $1.4 billion. But it would mean sales tax on several services that have traditionally avoided sales tax.
In the proposed budget for the Federal Aviation Administration next year, the Obama administration is asking for a $100-per-flight user fee on nearly every commercial flight in controlled airspace. It’s been denounced by the airline industry, but the proposal is especially concerning for pilots and operators at Ohio’s smaller airports.
Ohio tax officials are starting to return more than $13 million to more than 3,000 Ohio companies that unknowingly overpaid their commercial activity tax.
The southeast Columbus suburb was one of just 10 Ohio districts able to pass a levy in Tuesday’s special election.
Activists with the 1851 Center for Constitutional Law say there’s a little-known way for local voters to put school levies up for referendum.
Republican state lawmakers have been hesitant to support the plan to increase the severance tax on oil and gas drilling companies.
Congress is considering a bill that would require all web-based retailers collect sales taxes on purchases. What do you think? Should web shoppers pay sales taxes?
What’s the best way to balance the national deficit?
Where do you come down on targeted tax cuts and increases?