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State lawmakers are moving to put apples and pears on equal footing, at least for tax purposes.
Manufacturers and smelters would no longer have to pay state sales taxes on electricity they buy under the terms of legislation approved Thursday by the Senate.
The state House voted Monday to reduce individual income taxes if the state finally starts collecting sales taxes it already should be getting.
The share of education tax dollars that actually wind up in Arizona classrooms slid again last year to the lowest level in the 13 years the state has monitored it.
When it comes to estate planning, procrastinating is easy. The task of getting your house in order can seem daunting and the topic uncomfortable. In fact, while the majority of Americans believe that all adults should have an estate plan, only 44 percent have actually created one, according to a 2011 LexisNexis survey.
Nearly a quarter of all 18- to 34-year-olds report they have moved back in with their parents after living on their own. This may not be every parent’s dream, but those who find their once-empty nest a little more crowded can take heart: Your new housemates may provide you with some sizable tax benefits.
An Arizona congressman wants a federal investigation into whether the state's top school official violated student privacy laws.
It’s a good thing to have some savings. When you put the money in a low-risk account, you can be pretty sure it will be readily available when you need it. Nonetheless, “saving” is not “investing” — and knowing the difference could pay off for you far into the future.
ATLANTA — Health officials have begun to predict the end of cigarette smoking in America.
The state public schools' chief is defending his effort to convince parents to use tax dollars to send their children to private and parochial schools.
Saying it will make the state more competitive, the Senate Finance Committee voted unanimously Wednesday to exempt manufacturers and smelters from having to pay tax on the electricity they buy and use.
A bid to enact a flat income tax rate in Arizona is dead. But residents may at least be able to escape the effects of inflation-caused income tax “creep.”
The City of Phoenix may face a $26 to $52 million deficit in next year’s budget according to early projections, but city council members are urging city staff to find a way to make up the difference.
A House panel agreed Monday to allow hundreds of thousands of children to attend private and parochial schools at public expense, a vote one legislator said is part of a radical agenda to destroy public schools.
Saying that's what the residents want, a Southern Arizona lawmaker wants to let voters in Green Valley, Sahuarita and surrounding areas split away from Pima County and be annexed into Santa Cruz County.
You need to save and invest as much as possible to pay for the retirement lifestyle you’ve envisioned. But your retirement income also depends, to a certain degree, on how your retirement funds are taxed. And that’s why you may be interested in tax diversification.
Fearing continued weakness in the economy, legislative budget analysts predicted Thursday that the spending plan crafted by Gov. Jan Brewer will leave the state at least $600 million in the hole within three years.
Saying it's the best that can be done, Gov. Jan Brewer proposed a nearly $9.4 billion spending plan for the coming fiscal year.
Political propagandists’ lies have expanded to a gargantuan scale. Even more alarming is those lies’ success in duping the gullible public.
Arizonans are still trying to recover from being hit hard during the recession. Our unemployment rate is still too high at nearly 8 percent, and when funding for unemployment insurance expired on Dec. 28, the benefits that kept millions out of poverty vanished as we entered the New Year.
Ahwatukee area high school seniors were once again eligible to receive an educational scholarship from area residents and businesses. Keeping it in the local family is indeed a different twist on scholarships, but one that has been embraced by the Ahwatukee Chamber Community Foundation (ACCF).
Proponents of a voucher-like program are preparing to make them available to more than 400,000 students statewide now that court challenges to the initial program have been rebuffed.
Everyone has done a list of the Top 10 events of the past year.
I have never smoked marijuana, however, I agree with Republican Ruben Gallego of Phoenix who stated that weed should be legal in Arizona for economic reasons. He stated that if weed was legalized, costs of prison would be lower.
As an investor, how can you avoid making mistakes? It’s not always easy, because investing can be full of potential pitfalls. But if you know what the most common mistakes are at different stages of an investor’s life, you may have a better chance of avoiding these costly errors.