Missouri Taxes http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Commentary: Did Missouri Conservatives Just Peak? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/commentary-did-missouri-conservatives-just-peak <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The state Legislature recently put in place a series of tax cuts, overriding </span>Gov<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Jay Nixon’s veto. It was a banner day for the Republicans and their allies who drove the fight, including the hard-right national group, ALEC, the American Legislative Exchange Council, business organizations, and multi-millionaire libertarian Rex </span>Sinquefield<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The current House speaker, Tim Jones, from </span>exurban<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> St. Fri, 09 May 2014 06:18:42 +0000 David Brian Robertson & David Kimball 35974 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Commentary: Did Missouri Conservatives Just Peak? Nixon Says Tax Cut Would Hurt Schools http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/nixon-says-tax-cut-would-hurt-schools <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In a busy visit to Rockwood Summit High School Monday morning, </span>Gov<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Jay Nixon recorded a tagline for the school’s radio station, won a free throw showdown with the school’s scholar athlete and even posed for a </span>selfie<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> with a student.</span></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:33:14 +0000 Dale Singer 35482 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Nixon Says Tax Cut Would Hurt Schools Conservatives File Suit Against Nixon's Order Regarding Same-Sex Couples' Tax Filings http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/conservatives-file-suit-against-nixons-order-regarding-same-sex-couples-tax-filings <p><strong><em>(Updated 2:50 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9)</em></strong></p><p>Four prominent conservatives, including former St. Charles County Executive Joe Ortwerth, <a href="http://www.scribd.com/doc/197868161/Lawsuitovertaxes">have filed suit </a>challenging Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon’s recent executive order to allow same-sex couples who have married in other states to file joint tax returns in Missouri.</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 16:49:45 +0000 Jo Mannies 32884 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Conservatives File Suit Against Nixon's Order Regarding Same-Sex Couples' Tax Filings Mo. Bill Seeks Taxes From Out-Of-State Retailers http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-bill-seeks-taxes-out-state-retailers <p></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Missouri lawmakers are looking for ways to collect taxes from some online and out-of-state retailers.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">State budget officials estimate that Missouri could gain about $10 million annually in tax revenues if legislation filed in both the House and Senate were to pass.</p> Sun, 24 Feb 2013 01:19:16 +0000 The Associated Press 9598 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. Bill Seeks Taxes From Out-Of-State Retailers