cancer research http://kbia.org en “Sahara’s Law” creates income-tax checkbox for pediatric cancer research http://kbia.org/post/sahara-s-law-creates-income-tax-checkbox-pediatric-cancer-research <p>A new Missouri law creates a checkbox on Missouri income tax forms that allows taxpayers to contribute a minimum of $1 of their tax return to fund pediatric cancer research.<br><br>“Sahara’s Law” was introduced by Cape Girardeau Republican Senator Wayne Wallingford, and it’s named after Sahara Aldridge.&nbsp;<br><br>“She was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor and she fought that battle for 17 months, going through chemotherapy and radiation and even some alternate treatments,” Wallingford said. “But sadly she passed away when she was 13.”<br> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:27:30 +0000 Jacob McCleland 36783 at http://kbia.org “Sahara’s Law” creates income-tax checkbox for pediatric cancer research