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OKG Newsletter

Topic: tax

Opinions and facts


Cal Hobson
“Everyone is entitled to his own opinions, but not to his own facts.” So said acerbic Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014

City sales tax falls short of expectations


Ben Felder
Sales tax collections fell short of initial estimates in March, but city officials don’t believe it’s time to panic just yet.
Thursday, March 27, 2014

Metro briefs

Tuesday, April 1, 2014


Tax woes?

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Partisan laws?

Cities feel the squeeze from state lawmakers in a recent round of proposed and approved bills.


Ben Felder
In a state in which lawmakers commonly preach local control, the opposite can feel like the status quo to municipal leaders.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

VIDEO: Council Roundup: Budget approved, Spokies on the rise


Ben Felder
A $1.1 billion budget, which will go into effect July 1, was approved by the Oklahoma City council on Tuesday.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Petition underway to overturn possible fee on solar and wind users


Ben Felder
Alternative energy advocates and liberal organizations say a new Oklahoma law penalizes wind and solar power users, but supporters claim it is merely a tool to address the growth of alternative energy use by individual households.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Alcohol tax lawsuit takes hundreds of restaurants to court

Oklahoma Gazette News: Alcohol tax lawsuit takes hundreds of restaurants to court


Ben Felder
A disagreement over how restaurants are required to advertise and charge the state’s mixed drink tax for alcoholic beverages landed in a Canadian County courtroom Wednesday as hundreds of restaurants were named as defendants in a lawsuit.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014