out-of-state http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Bill To Restore Local Sales Taxes On Out-Of-State Vehicle Purchases Sent to Mo. Gov. Nixon http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/bill-restore-local-sales-taxes-out-state-vehicle-purchases-sent-mo-gov-nixon <P>Missouri lawmakers have sent legislation to <A href="http://gov.mo.gov/">Governor Jay Nixon </A>(D)&nbsp;that would levy local sales taxes on vehicles purchased in other states with voters’ approval.</P> <P>The Governor vetoed <A href="http://house.mo.gov/BillSummary.aspx?bill=HB1329&amp;year=2012&amp;code=R">a similar bill last year </A>because it did not give local voters a say in whether they wanted such a tax.&nbsp; In addition, the <A href="http://www.courts.mo.gov/page.jsp?id=27">Missouri Supreme Court </A>ruled last year that sales tax collections must be limited to purchases made i Thu, 04 Apr 2013 21:26:18 +0000 Marshall Griffin 25139 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Bill To Restore Local Sales Taxes On Out-Of-State Vehicle Purchases Sent to Mo. Gov. Nixon Mo. lawmakers back away from plans to override out-of-state vehicles sales tax bill http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-lawmakers-back-away-plans-override-out-state-vehicles-sales-tax-bill <P><FONT size=3><FONT face="Times New Roman">Missouri House Republicans have decided against trying to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of legislation on vehicle sales taxes.</FONT></FONT></P> <P><FONT size=3><FONT face="Times New Roman">No motion was made to override Nixon's veto when lawmakers met Wednesday. The Republican-led House and Senate approved the measure earlier this year.</FONT></FONT></P> <P><FONT size=3><FONT face="Times New Roman">Republican House leader Tim Jones said Wednesday he would welcome a special session over the sales tax issue. Thu, 13 Sep 2012 00:35:33 +0000 The Associated Press 4586 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. lawmakers back away from plans to override out-of-state vehicles sales tax bill Nixon may veto out-of-state vehicle sales tax bill http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/nixon-may-veto-out-state-vehicle-sales-tax-bill <p><a href="http://gov.mo.gov/">Governor Jay Nixon</a> (D)&nbsp;is threatening to veto <a href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB1329&amp;year=2012&amp;code=R">legislation passed Wednesday </a>that would require Missouri residents to pay sales taxes on autos, boats and other vehicles purchased in other states.</p><p>Nixon called the measure a tax increase that flies in the face of a <a href="http://www.courts.mo.gov/page.jsp?id=27">State Supreme Court </a>ruling issued&nbsp;earlier this year that limited sales tax collections to purchases made in Missouri.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/12info/members/mem06.htm">&nbsp;State Senator Mike Kehoe </a>(R, Jefferson City)&nbsp;says, though, vetoing the bill would threaten jobs. Fri, 18 May 2012 01:27:54 +0000 Marshall Griffin 3728 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Nixon may veto out-of-state vehicle sales tax bill