Monthly Archive:: April 2021
TweetShareSharePin0 Shares AUSTIN — With the November 4 General Election approaching, now is a good time to encourage Texans to prepare for photo identification (ID) requirements at the polls. That’s why we are partnering as the Texas Secretary of State and Chair of the Texas Public Safety Commission to tell Texans about the many options
TweetShareSharePin0 Shares October 8, 2014 Contact: Alicia Pierce or Jeff Hillery 512/ 463-5770 AUSTIN — A mobile station issuing Election Identification Certificates (EICs) will be in Austin on Oct. 15 and 16. On Wednesday, Oct. 15, the station will be in the Davage-Durden Student Union Building of Huston-Tillotson University from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
TweetShareSharePin0 Shares September 30, 2014 Contact: Alicia Pierce or Jeff Hillery 512/ 463-5770 AUSTIN — A mobile station issuing Election Identification Certificates (EICs) will be in Victoria on October 10, 2014. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. the mobile EIC station will be at the Dr. Pattie Dodson Public Health Center, Texas Classroom A. The
TweetShareSharePin0 Shares October 8, 2014 Contact: Alicia Pierce or Jeff Hillery 512/ 463-5770 AUSTIN —A mobile station issuing Election Identification Certificates (EICs) will be at the Roma Library on Wednesday, Oct. 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Roma Library is located at 1705 N. Athens Street, Roma, Texas 78582. Election Identification Certificates are
TweetShareSharePin0 Shares IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig told the Senate Finance Committee on April 13 that the agency could begin delivering monthly 2021 Child Tax Credit (CTC) payments starting in July. Rettig was responding to provisions of the American Rescue Plan (ARP) that increased the CTC and directed the IRS to deliver half of a family’s
TweetShareSharePin0 Shares The Organisation for Co-operation and Economic Development (OECD) has compiled tax revenue data for countries around the world—including 27 Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries, where tax revenue as a percent of GDP is on average 11 percentage points lower than in other regions. On average, the tax-to-GDP ratio for 26 countries (excluding
TweetShareSharePin0 Shares President Biden has proposed to tax capital gains earned by high-income households more like other income. This is a significant reform that would close loopholes that fuel inefficient tax sheltering, make the income tax more progressive, and help pay for some of Biden’s domestic policy wish list. Under current law, long-term capital gains
TweetShareSharePin0 Shares Deliberations which began well before the beginning of Louisiana’s legislative session—which has the nation’s latest start date (April 12th)—have yielded a meaningful package of tax reform proposals. Legislators aim to lower the state’s individual and corporate income tax rates, begin phasing out the capital stock tax, and bring sales tax centralization across the
TweetShareSharePin0 Shares The individual income tax is one of the most significant sources of revenue for state and local governments. In fiscal year 2018, the most recent year for which data are available, individual income taxes generated 24.2 percent of state and local tax collections, just ahead of general sales taxes (23.3 percent). The following
TweetShareSharePin0 Shares In Part Two of this three-part series, Bob Probasco examines the dissenting view in the recent General Mills case out of the Federal Circuit. Part One can be found here. Christine In Part 1, I described the decision by the Court of the Appeals for the Federal Circuit in General Mills, Inc. v.