Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf wants to expand the sales tax to include a list of items that aren’t taxed now.
They are things you buy all the time – from non-prescription drugs to candy to concert tickets and haircuts – and they are all tax-free in Pennsylvania. That is, at least for now.
There are some new problems for Pittsburgh’s former mayor.
The founder of a local conservative Tea Party-related group would not appear on camera for fear of IRS retaliation.
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has sued the city of Pittsburgh over last month’s challenge to UPMC’s nonprofit status, filed last month in state court.
Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl is taking on UPMC and challenging the status that allows the regional medical giant to avoid tens of millions of dollars a year in local taxes.
In case you missed the Thursday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News, here’s a recap of the action.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek speaks with Duquesne University Law School Professor and non-profit expert Nicholas Cafardi on the UPMC situation.
A number of protesters confronted senior officials of UPMC Wednesday evening at a public hearing on UPMC’s tax-exempt status.
In case you missed the Wednesday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News here are some of the highlights.