The bid to turn classrooms into condos is up for a vote Wednesday at the Pittsburgh Public Schools board meeting.
It’s that time of year again when taxpayers agonize over their tax returns. And, no surprise, nearly two out of three of us pay for outside help to do it right, but who we get to help is not a simple matter.
When taxpayers come to a tax preparer for assistance, they’ve got one basic question, says Jackson Hewitt tax preparer Joseph O’Rourke.
Gasoline prices continue to rise this week and the price could go higher if lawmakers approve Gov. Tom Corbett’s plan to raise the cap on the state’s oil franchise tax.
For the first time, everyone can see just what they’ll be paying in new property taxes on the Allegheny County Assessment website.
If you live in Allegheny County, you’re probably expecting a higher tax bill after the most recent round of property assessments.
The city of Jeannette has been struggling financially for years, and a decreasing population has been causing an eroding tax base.
Allegheny County taxpayers will pay more in taxes than the law allows, according to a charge made by County Controller Chelsa Wagner on Thursday.
Here’s a recap of the Wednesday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News.
It takes a lot to keep a town going. So, Greentree became concerned when its tax receipts came up $90,000 short last summer, and then truly alarmed when the money stopped coming in completely.
Here are some of the highlight’s from the Thursday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News, in case you missed anything.
Hoping to get a tax refund quickly this year? Forget it.
All it needs now is the President’s signature. Late Tuesday night, the House of Representatives approved a bill to avert the Fiscal Cliff.
Racing against the clock, the White House reached agreement with congressional Republicans late Monday on a deal to prevent across-the-board tax increases and spending cuts to government programs from taking effect at midnight, according to administration and Senate Democratic officials.
President Obama, Vice President Biden, and Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell made one last stab to avoid higher taxes on everyone, scheduled to take effect at midnight tonight.