Sales Tax

File photo of a person counting cash. (Photo by BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)

Chesterfield Aims to Shake Up County Sales Tax Structure

When you buy something in a St. Louis County city, the sales taxes either go straight to that city or to a pool that all cities in the county share. Chesterfield, at its founding, decided to be a pool city – a decision it now regrets.

03/26/2015

Artist rendering of a one-time path for the planned Delmar Loop trolley in University City.

Court Date and Ground-Breaking Now Scheduled for Loop Trolley

Supporters of the Loop Trolley announce plans for a ground-breaking, just as opponents announce they have a date in federal court they hope will stop the project.

02/18/2015

road construction

Transportation Tax Opponents Voice Concerns

They say Amendment 7 lets over-the-road truckers off the hook for tearing up Missouri roads.

07/15/2014

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Missouri Transportation Sales Tax Plan in Jeopardy

A proposed transportation sales tax that had appeared headed for the ballot now is in jeopardy of failing in the Missouri House, a potential casualty of a successful Republican push to cut income taxes.

05/09/2014

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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

Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri. Photo: Getty Images,  Jordan McAlister

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

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

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
By: Rick Eglinton)

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

Family Arena in St. Charles file photo

Mo. High Court Denies St. Charles County Refund

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

08/17/2013

No MO Sales Tax

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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