Tax Deadline Nears…Are You Ready?
Taxes are due next Tuesday which means procrastinators still have some time left to figure out if they can get a bigger refund.  Every year thousands of Idahoans rush to file their taxes to meet the deadline. This year it's on April 17.  The Idaho State Tax Commission reports that nearly half of ind…
No Higher Cig Taxes This Session
(AP)  A House panel rejected a bid to raise Idaho's cigarette tax by $1.25 per pack, with Republicans  calling it social engineering. The Revenue and Taxation Committee's vote Monday was 11-5, easily defeating the bill sponsored by groups including the American Lung Association. Reps. Lenore Barrett…
Idaho Tax Revenue Strong For January
(AP) - Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's proposed budget got a little boost from the latest tax revenue collections that were $6.3 million above projections. Tuesday's release of figures for January point toward continued economic strengthening.
Lower Sales Tax?
A new bill drawn up by a Moscow representative is sparking conversation.  Democrat Shirley Ringo introduced House Bill 354 and said it could put $400 million into the state's general fund so things like the cost for tuition at Idaho’s colleges and universities don&CloseCurl…
Tax Deadline Today
If you waited until the last minute to file your taxes, that minute is here. Taxes are due in the mail by midnight. The United States Postal Service will continue to postmark tax forms until 11:59 p.m. tonight.