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House Passes Bill Exempting Gyms From Sales Tax

The Missouri House approved legislation Thursday aimed at shielding gyms, fitness centers and others from sales taxes, with lawmakers contending the state’s tax laws have been applied in ways never intended.

04/11/2014

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Mo. House Endorses Penny Sales Tax for Roads

Missouri voters would be asked to approve a 1-cent sales tax to fund roads, bridges and other modes of transportation under a measure endorsed Tuesday by the state House.

04/09/2014

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St. Clair County Faces Tax Increase to Renovate Jail

St. Clair County residents face a possible tax increase in efforts to renovation the county jail.

03/17/2014

Potholes and rough road give Toronto's Dufferin Street, Dufferin just south of King (inside the zone
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Tax Increase To Fix Missouri Roads Might Be On November Ballot

A proposed constitutional amendment would put a one-cent sales tax on the November ballot.

01/27/2014

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Mo. High Court Denies St. Charles County Refund

Request dealt with sales tax money collected at the county-owned Family Arena.

08/17/2013

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TIAM Weekend: No MO Sales Tax

Maria Keena and Brian Kelly interview Lloyd Sloan, co-founder of No MO Sales Tax, a movement to eliminate the state sales tax in Missouri.

08/10/2013

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After Election Day, Bridgeton Leaders Search for New Funding

“The sales tax issue did pass, the bond issue did not. It required two-thirds favorable vote, 66 percent, and it only received 60 percent,” he said.

08/09/2013

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Organization Formed To End Sales Tax In Missouri

St. Louis, MO (KMOX) – A new organization has been formed in Missouri to end the Missouri state sales tax. “No MO Sales Tax,” formed by Lloyd Sloan (R-Manchester) is trying to eliminate the state […]

07/29/2013

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon and First Lady Georganne Nixon stand after taking the oath of office for a second term as Missouri's Governor at the State Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri on January 14, 2013.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Mo. Gov. Nixon Vetoes Local Vehicle Sales Tax Bill

Nixon’s veto marks the second time in two years he has rejected the Legislature’s attempt to reverse the effects of a 2012 Supreme Court ruling that has put Missouri car dealers in border cities at a disadvantage.

04/19/2013

St. Louis City, County Voters Weigh Tax Increase

Voters will decide on Proposition P, a 3/16-cent sales tax. It would raise the tax on a $10 purchase by roughly two cents.

04/02/2013

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