User Login    
 + Register
News : Voters To Decide On Tax On Out Of State Vehicle Purchases
Posted by Randy on 2014/1/22 10:01:25 (293 reads) News by the same author

Grundy County voters are to decide in April whether to keep an existing county tax on out-of-state purchases and when privately-sold vehicles are licensed.
Click to see original Image in a new window

In response to a 2012 Missouri Supreme Court ruling, Governor Jay Nixon last July signed legislation to re-instate, in Missouri, local taxes on the out-of-state purchases and
privately-sold vehicle sales. However, counties and cities that previously had not passed a local option use tax, must ask voters by the year 2016 whether they want to keep or repeal it.

Grundy and Jackson are the only counties in north central, northwest, and west central Missouri that have not passed a county local option sales tax. Statewide, there are 56 counties which have passed the tax and 58 that have not. Those which have not approved the tax, are required to hold an election by 2016 to allow voters to decide whether to keep the tax or repeal it.

The local option sales tax equals the local sales tax. The amount in Grundy County is 1 1/2%.

Voters last April defeated proposals by Grundy County and the City of Trenton to restore local use taxes that had been collected before the supreme court ruling in Greene County.

Collection of the tax later was restored because of action last year by the legislature and the governor's signature. Now, the Grundy County Commission is asking voters to maintain that tax.

Presiding Commissioner Rick Hull spoke with KTTN's Dave Sounsell.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2014/10/30 10:19:14 - 11 Men Sentenced In International Child Porn Ring
2014/10/30 10:07:13 - Plane Crashes Into Building At Airport In Wichita, Kansas
2014/10/30 9:22:06 - Grundy County Circuit Court News
2014/10/30 9:19:12 - Summit Natural Gas To Raise Rates
2014/10/30 9:13:29 - Chillicothe Police Make Additional Arrest In Drug Investigation
2014/10/30 4:40:00 - Mother Upset After School Vaccinates Her Child Without Her Permission
2014/10/30 4:36:29 - Illinois Teacher Calls Jamaican Students "N" Word After They Object To 'Afro-American'
2014/10/30 4:09:13 - Kirksville Teen Arrested For Child Molestation
2014/10/30 4:02:02 - Missouri Inmate Indicted For Killing Cellmate
2014/10/30 3:59:21 - Wentzville Parents Charged In 10-Week-Old's Death
2014/10/29 12:36:00 - "Mr. Mizzou" John Kadlec Passes Away at 86
2014/10/29 12:33:08 - NCMC Announces Cancellation of "Meet the Pirate" Night
2014/10/29 12:28:54 - Pre-Season Parent Meeting Approaches For THS Wrestlers
2014/10/29 12:24:51 - Alex Smith Suffers Shoulder Injury
2014/10/29 12:19:43 - 7th Heaven : Royals Push World Series To Dramatic Final Game
2014/10/29 10:40:56 - Health Fair To Be Held Saturday In Mercer County
2014/10/29 10:38:44 - Solar Farm, Electric Rates Topic Of Trenton Board Of Public Works
2014/10/29 10:36:41 - Program On Ebola To Be Presented Saturday In Chillicothe
2014/10/29 10:34:22 - Chillicothe Police Department Makes Arrests On Drug Charges
2014/10/29 7:33:09 - Ebola Containment Topic Of Local Emergency Planning Committee
2014/10/29 7:29:21 - NCMC Board Of Trustees Meeting Report
2014/10/29 3:20:00 - Rebecca Taul: A Tragedy Comes To A Close
2014/10/28 11:31:34 - Unbeaten Brookfield Cruises To 56-13 Win Over Trenton
2014/10/28 10:42:06 - Mendon Resident Hurt In Accident South Of Chillicothe
2014/10/28 10:39:39 - Bethany Man Injured In I-35 Accident
2014/10/28 10:39:16 - Mississippi State Remains Associated Press #1
2014/10/28 10:37:48 - Mizzou Wins Homecoming Bout With Vanderbilt, 24-14
2014/10/28 10:37:07 - Trenton City Council Addresses Various Issues At Latest Meeting
2014/10/28 10:34:35 - KC's Second-Half Surge Overwhelms In-State Rival Rams
2014/10/28 10:34:12 - Two Injured In Accident East Of Chillicothe



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM