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State Net Capitol Journal – July 20, 2015; Kansas Keeping Some Tax Credits Secret
Posted on 20 Jul 2015 by State Net

Budget & Taxes KS Keeping Some Tax Credits Secret According to Kansas’ Department of Revenue, in 2013 the state granted $622 million in income and privilege tax credits, allowing taxpayers to deduct various qualifying expenses from their... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – April 14, 2014; Maryland Comes Up Short on ‘House of Cards’ Tax Breaks
Posted on 14 Apr 2014 by State Net

Budget & Taxes MD COMES UP SHORT ON 'HOUSE OF CARDS' TAX BREAKS: The charm of Kevin Spacey, the star of Netflix's hit original series "House of Cards," evidently wasn't enough to sway Maryland's General Assembly to... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – August 10, 2015; States Embrace Earned Income Tax Credit
Posted on 10 Aug 2015 by State Net

Budget & Taxes States Embrace Earned Income Tax Credit As states continue to recover from the Great Recession, several are embracing a tax credit to help bring working families along. This year five states, including California and Massachusetts... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – August 3, 2015; Congress Settles On Highway Funding Extension
Posted on 3 Aug 2015 by State Net

Budget & Taxes Congress Settles On Highway Funding Extension After battling over rival transportation funding bills for a week, with U.S. House Republicans favoring a five-month extension they passed last month and Senate Republicans preferring... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – November 9, 2015; Alaska Governor Proposes Permanent Fund Restructuring
Posted on 9 Nov 2015 by State Net

Budget & Taxes AK Gov Proposes Permanent Fund Restructuring With a sharp drop in oil prices and declining production having blown a $3-billion hole in his state’s budget, Alaska Gov. Bill Walker (I) has proposed a plan to convert the state’s... Read More