income tax http://kgou.org en Here We Go Again...New Lawsuit Challenges Oklahoma Income Tax Cut http://kgou.org/post/here-we-go-againnew-lawsuit-challenges-oklahoma-income-tax-cut <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 15px;">A lawsuit claims<a href="http://bit.ly/1ebSQmz"> income tax cut legislation</a> approved by the&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Mary Fallin is unconstitutional.</p> Thu, 22 May 2014 18:12:04 +0000 Associated Press 29819 at http://kgou.org Here We Go Again...New Lawsuit Challenges Oklahoma Income Tax Cut Fallin Signs Income Tax Cut Measures Into Law http://kgou.org/post/fallin-signs-income-tax-cut-measures-law <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 15px;"><font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;Gov. Mary Fallin has signed an income tax cut measure into law.<span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 23:24:42 +0000 Associated Press 28195 at http://kgou.org Fallin Signs Income Tax Cut Measures Into Law Personal, Corporate Income Tax Cuts Pass Oklahoma Senate Panel http://kgou.org/post/personal-corporate-income-tax-cuts-pass-oklahoma-senate-panel <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 15px;">A plan to cut&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma's</font>&nbsp;corporate and individual income tax rates once certain revenue triggers are reached has passed a Senate committee.</p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 18:47:11 +0000 Associated Press 26379 at http://kgou.org Personal, Corporate Income Tax Cuts Pass Oklahoma Senate Panel Oklahoma House Votes For Reduction To Income Tax http://kgou.org/post/oklahoma-house-votes-reduction-income-tax <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 15px;">A plan to cut both&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma's</font>&nbsp;corporate and individual income tax rates has cleared the&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;House over the objections of Democrats who contend the resulting loss of revenue will decimate critical state services like education, public safety and health care.</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 00:17:02 +0000 Associated Press 24667 at http://kgou.org Oklahoma House Votes For Reduction To Income Tax Senate Approves Quarter Percent Oklahoma Income Tax Cut http://kgou.org/post/senate-approves-quarter-percent-oklahoma-income-tax-cut <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The state Senate approved a </span><a href="http://bit.ly/1geVAeQ" style="line-height: 1.5;">bill</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Thursday morning that would cut the Oklahoma income tax rate a quarter of a percent down to five. The bill passed on a 32-10 margin, with mostly Democrats opposing it.</span></p><p>Minority leader <a href="http://www.oksenate.gov/Senators/biographies/burrage_bio.html">Sean Burrage</a> (D-Claremore) argued nearly 40 percent of residents won't see any tax break, and would rather have the state pay for good schools, rather than receive less than $100 back on their income taxes.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 18:19:47 +0000 Kurt Gwartney & Associated Press 24160 at http://kgou.org Senate Approves Quarter Percent Oklahoma Income Tax Cut Bills Filed To Lower Personal Income Tax Rate http://kgou.org/post/bills-filed-lower-personal-income-tax-rate <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">A group of House and Senate Republicans have introduced a plan to deeply slash&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma's</font>&nbsp;top personal income tax rate over the next four years.</p> Sat, 18 Jan 2014 00:19:49 +0000 Associated Press 21428 at http://kgou.org Bills Filed To Lower Personal Income Tax Rate Oklahoma Supreme Court Shoots Down Income Tax Cut http://kgou.org/post/oklahoma-supreme-court-shoots-down-income-tax-cut <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">The&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;Supreme Court has ruled that a bill passed last session to cut the state's personal income tax and provide $120 million for repairs to the Capitol is unconstitutional.</p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 17:33:33 +0000 Associated Press 19377 at http://kgou.org Oklahoma Supreme Court Shoots Down Income Tax Cut Tax Cut And Capitol Repair Bills Take Effect http://kgou.org/post/tax-cut-and-capitol-repair-bills-take-effect <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More than 70 bills take effect Monday, including legislation that will ultimately provide for a 2015 Oklahoma income tax reduction and fund repairs to the&nbsp;State&nbsp;Capitol.</span></p><p><a href="http://ecapitol.net">ECapitol’s</a> Shawn Ashley <a href="http://ecapitol.net/storyread.wcs?0TI0XL0OR">reports</a> the bill apportions $60 million to the fund in fiscal year 2014 and FY2015.</p><p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 16:09:00 +0000 Associated Press & eCapitol 8786 at http://kgou.org Tax Cut And Capitol Repair Bills Take Effect Okla. GOP Leaders Agree on Tax Cuts for 2015 http://kgou.org/post/okla-gop-leaders-agree-tax-cuts-2015 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Republican leaders at the State Capitol gathered in the Blue Room Tuesday to announce what they’re calling major agreements on several key proposals before lawmakers this session.</span></p><p>Gov. Mary Fallin, Senate President Pro Tem Brian Bingman (R-Sapulpa) and House Speaker T.W. Shannon (R-Lawton) each took turns describing the plan to cut state income taxes, change the workers’ compensation system and repair the State Capitol.</p><p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 15:18:55 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 4499 at http://kgou.org Okla. GOP Leaders Agree on Tax Cuts for 2015 Another Income Tax Cut Bill Stalls http://kgou.org/post/another-income-tax-cut-bill-stalls <p></p><p class="p1">The chairman of the Senate Finance Committee has stalled a leadership-backed bill to cut the state's income tax and then declined to explain why the bill has been laid over.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The decision Tuesday by Tulsa Republican Sen. Mike </span>Mazzei<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;comes one day after a separate income tax proposal </span>Mazzei<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> sponsored was soundly rejected by a House committee.</span></p><p> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 18:52:03 +0000 Associated Press 3065 at http://kgou.org Another Income Tax Cut Bill Stalls