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.
If you need help preparing your taxes this year, the time to call a pro is now. Starting early can help you catch deductions you might have missed in the past.
Slowly but surely the economy is picking up steam. Today’s job numbers are another data point that Barack Obama and Democrats have put the country on a path to recovery from the economic carnage of the Bush Administration.
In June of last year, the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act. As I wrote, this is the Greatest Tax Ever! I was thrilled to get a notice this year that I was getting a rebate check from my health insurance company.
City of Pittsburgh property owners could end up with higher tax rates on their property. That is a proposal by the Pittsburgh Public School superintendent. It’s part of a plan to have enough money on hand to refund those who win their reassessment appeals.
Here’s a recap of the Tuesday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News.
|Full Program Grid|
|7:00 PM||CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley|
|7:30 PM||omg! Insider|
|9:00 PM||NCIS: Los Angeles|
|10:00 PM||Person of Interest|
|11:00 PM||KDKA-TV News at 11|
|11:35 PM||Late Show with David Letterman|