tax bill

8:31 am
Tue July 2, 2013

State organization creates lottery to reward legislators supporting veto of tax legislation

Critics of state tax legislation passed in this year's legislative session, and vetoed by Governor Jay Nixon, say Missouri schools would pay the price.
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Progress Missouri is seeking to reward Missouri state representatives who decide to support Governor Jay Nixon’s veto of an expensive tax bill.

Critics of the legislation say the tax bill would reduce general revenue in the state, and cut funds from schools and communities, while increasing taxes on prescription drugs.

State representatives who vote to override the veto will be entered in Progress Missouri’s lottery. One representative’s name will be drawn, and an aerial banner will be flown over a high school or college football game in his or her home district.

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12:47 pm
Mon November 5, 2012

Callaway County delays in mailing residents' tax bills

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The Callaway County collector’s office will not be mailing resident’s tax bills on time.

Computer glitches in the new taxpayer software that the collector’s office is using will delay the mailing of Callaway County’s real estate and property tax bills this year. The new PC based software was implemented in February.

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