use tax http://kbia.org en Nixon reinstates local taxes on vehicles purchased out-of-state http://kbia.org/post/nixon-reinstates-local-taxes-vehicles-purchased-out-state <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has signed legislation that reinstates local taxes on vehicles bought from out-of-state dealers or through person-to-person sales.</p><p>Nixon has twice vetoed previous bills that sought to re-impose local vehicle taxes.</p><p>The Missouri Supreme Court ruled last year that local sales taxes cannot be charged on vehicles bought out of state. It said cities and counties could charge "use taxes" on such vehicles only if the tax had been approved by local voters.</p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 21:28:17 +0000 Associated Press 36553 at http://kbia.org Lawmakers hope third time's the charm for use tax http://kbia.org/post/lawmakers-hope-third-times-charm-use-tax <p>Missouri lawmakers have voted for a third time to reinstate local taxes on cars, trucks and boats bought from out-of-state dealers or in private transactions.</p><p>The state Supreme Court struck down such taxes in 2012 but said a local "use tax" could be levied on such purchases if local voters approved. Legislators approved proposals to reverse the ruling's effect last year and again this year. But Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed both, including the most recent one last month. Tue, 14 May 2013 13:51:31 +0000 Associated Press 33688 at http://kbia.org Lawmakers hope third time's the charm for use tax Mo. lawmakers renew efforts on local vehicle taxes http://kbia.org/post/mo-lawmakers-renew-efforts-local-vehicle-taxes <p>Missouri lawmakers are trying again to re-impose local taxes on vehicles bought from out-of-state dealers or through person-to-person sales.</p><p>The state Supreme Court ruled in 2012 that local sales taxes cannot be charged on vehicles purchased outside Missouri or in private transactions. Instead, the high court said a local "use tax" could be charged if approved by local voters.</p><p>Lawmakers have passed two measures during the past two years that have sought to reverse the court ruling. Gov. Jay Nixon has vetoed both, including the most recent one last month.</p> Thu, 02 May 2013 13:08:16 +0000 Associated Press 33032 at http://kbia.org Mo. lawmakers renew efforts on local vehicle taxes Randolph County considers new 'use tax' http://kbia.org/post/randolph-county-considers-new-use-tax <p>New use tax measures will be on the ballot in Randolph County and for the city of Moberly on November sixth.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 16:36:35 +0000 Jonathan Deutsch 23886 at http://kbia.org Randolph County considers new 'use tax'