House Begins Debate On Wolf's Proposal To Tax Income, DrillingGov. Tom Wolf's tax proposal is being debated in the state House of Representatives in the first-term Democrat's effort to break Pennsylvania's 3-month-old budget impasse.
AP: Wolf's Plan Seeks Higher Income, Drilling TaxesGov. Tom Wolf wants a half-point increase in the state's personal income tax and a new extraction tax on natural gas drilling in an effort to solve the state's 3-month-old budget impasse, according to an administration document obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press.
Wolf Veto Message Outlines Reasons He Rejected GOP's BudgetPennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's veto message to state lawmakers says the budget they've just sent him doesn't spend enough on education and will make the state's deficit worse.
House To Consider Changes To Pa. Public Sector Pension PlansProposals to move Pennsylvania's newly hired public school employees and state workers into a 401(k)-style retirement plan and to privatize liquor sales faced state lawmakers Monday, less than two days before the annual budget deadline.
State House Republicans Push Wolf Taxes To Unanimous DefeatA measure combining all of Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's proposed tax increases went down unanimously Monday in the state House, but Republicans and Democrats had much different reasons for voting against it.
Gov. Wolf Wants To Tax Lottery Winnings Over $600If you've ever won any money in the Pennsylvania Lottery, you already know that those winnings are not subject to Pennsylvania's 3.07 percent income tax.
Governor Optimistic That Property Tax Relief Is On Its WayGov. Tom Wolf was back in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, this time to meet with Pittsburgh School District educators at Roosevelt Elementary School in Carrick.
Wolf, Business Leaders Clash Over Proposed Natural-Gas TaxGov. Tom Wolf clashed Monday with a coalition of more than a dozen business groups that is trying to derail his proposed severance tax on natural-gas drilling, charging that they are putting gas and oil interests ahead of the schools and children that Wolf says will benefit from his plan.
Ex-NFL Star Plaxico Burress Accused Of Failing To Pay TaxesFormer NFL star Plaxico Burress has been indicted on charges he failed to pay taxes, a prosecutor's office announced Thursday.
Treasurer Shuts Down 48th Bar, Boosting Revenue From Drink TaxOn Friday morning, Uncle Jimmy's Spirits & Food in Oakland became Allegheny County's 48th establishment shut down by Treasurer John Weinstein for failure to pay the seven percent drink tax.
Taxpayer Service & Information Center Extends Operating HoursThe deadline to file your taxes is quickly approaching. If you still need help, there are some options available.
5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know AboutTax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.