taxes http://kgou.org en Oklahoma Franchise Tax Could Continue Despite Chamber Objections http://kgou.org/post/oklahoma-franchise-tax-could-continue-despite-chamber-objections <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 15px;">A <a href="http://bit.ly/NVLXt0">bill</a> that would have eliminated the franchise tax on&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;businesses has been gutted and replaced with new language dealing with reporting dates for corporate tax returns.</p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 14:54:00 +0000 Associated Press 26055 at http://kgou.org Oklahoma Franchise Tax Could Continue Despite Chamber Objections Taxing Times For Oklahoma Tornado Survivors http://kgou.org/post/taxing-times-oklahoma-tornado-survivors <p>While many view tax season as a nuisance, it can be especially frustrating for people struggling to rebound from disasters, like the deadly tornadoes that swept through the state last May. &nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some residents of central Oklahoma lost homes, cars and old tax documents, so they’re confused and unsure how to proceed, and that’s left many tornado alley taxpayers with lots of questions.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:30:00 +0000 Kate Carlton 23874 at http://kgou.org Taxing Times For Oklahoma Tornado Survivors State Tax Collections Down Compared To Same Time Last Year http://kgou.org/post/state-tax-collections-down-compared-same-time-last-year <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">The state&#39;s top finance official is warning state agency directors to prepare for potentially flat budgets next year after a report that collections to the state&#39;s General Revenue Fund this quarter are trailing those from the same three months last year.</p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 23:25:25 +0000 Associated Press 15317 at http://kgou.org State Tax Collections Down Compared To Same Time Last Year Moore Tax Receipts Up As City Continues Recovery http://kgou.org/post/moore-tax-receipts-city-continues-recovery <p></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">Leaders in Moore say tornado recovery efforts have caused sales tax collections to skyrocket in the city.</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 17:31:41 +0000 Associated Press 13497 at http://kgou.org Moore Tax Receipts Up As City Continues Recovery Tax Commission Wants High Court To Overturn Ruling http://kgou.org/post/tax-commission-wants-high-court-overturn-ruling <p></p><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;Tax Commission says the state could lose as much as $450 million if a court ruling about a capital-gains tax deduction stands.</p> Sun, 07 Jul 2013 18:13:00 +0000 Associated Press 9138 at http://kgou.org Tax Commission Wants High Court To Overturn Ruling