Tag: taxes

  • Harris County’s ability to raise taxes is FROZEN

    The state comptroller, Glenn Hegar, has issued a ruling that freezes Harris County’s ability to raise taxes, after finding that the county unlawfully reduced funding to the constables in its 2023 budget, violating a 2021 law that requires local governments to seek voter approval before reducing funding for law enforcement agencies. In letters addressed to…

  • Bah hoax! Trump’s arrangement for more China taxes to hit bubbly customers

    The current year’s vacation season could be more tightly for some Americans if the U.S. government forces levies on another US$300 billion worth of Chinese imports – in light of the fact that that will incorporate tech items, game consoles, toys, bunks, adornments and Santa caps. WASHINGTON/NEW YORK: This year’s vacation season could be more…