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.
The tax is estimated to generate $800 million annually and $8 billion over its 10-year lifespan.
A new report shows Missouri revenues were up slightly as the state reached the two-thirds mark of its budget year.
Missouri’s chief executive heads to Twitter in response to Rick Perry’s business recruiting ads.
Chicago Tribune report says 651 operators have cheated the state.