Tax Hike for Seniors, Disabled Renters AdvancesA panel has rejected a plan to take unused funds from various boards and commissions to save a tax break for seniors and disabled renters.
New Craigslist Scam Targets HomesThe county also suggests that Craigslist transactions should happen in Sheriff Department lobbies and parking lots to reduce the possibility of fraud, robbery, assaults or other crimes.
Spot Will Cost You: Pet Rents Become Apartment FadPet security deposits register in the hundreds of dollars and are getting steeper. Now, a monthly rental payment ranging from $10 to $50 is quickly becoming the norm, adding to the cost.
Missouri Senate Endorses Elimination of Tax Credit for RentersThe bill Sponsored by Sen. Tom Dempsey would eliminate the program altogether and use the savings to pay more to Medicaid providers.
Missouri Senate Panel Votes To End Renters' Tax BreakThe legislation backed by Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon and Republican Senate leaders would eliminate a tax credit for about 104,000 low-income renters.
Crackdown on Eviction LingerersA Missouri senator wants to make it a crime for people to remain in rented homes or apartments if a court has told them to get out because they haven't paid rent.