New Economic Report: UTOPIA Deal BAD for Taxpayers

New Economic Report: UTOPIA Deal BAD for Taxpayers

For Immediate Release                                       June 10, 2014 For more information contact Royce Van Tassel, Utah Taxpayers Association 801-973-2324 Doug MacDonald, Econowest Associates, Inc. 801-550-3161 New UTOPIA Proposal Is Bad For Utopia Residents and Cities According to New Economic Analysis  An economic analysis of the [...]

Taxpayers Association Releases Petition Opposing $1.8 BILLION Bailout of UTOPIA

Taxpayers Association Releases Petition Opposing $1.8 BILLION Bailout of UTOPIA

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 Contacts: M. Royce Van Tassell 801.836.7028 Taxpayers Association Releases Petition Opposing $1.8 BILLION Bailout of UTOPIA The Utah Taxpayers Association released a petition for citizens to oppose the proposed $1.8 billion bailout of the failed municipal telecom network, UTOPIA. By June 27, City Councils in UTOPIA’s 11 member cities will vote whether to move forward with this bailout. “UTOPIA’s proposed [...]

2014 Teed Off on Taxes Golf Tournament

2014 Teed Off on Taxes Golf Tournament

The 2014 Teed Off on Taxes Golf Tournament will be held on Tuesday, June 3 at the Eaglewood Golf Course, 1110 East Eaglewood Drive, North Salt Lake. 8:00AM Shotgun Start with lunch to follow. Foursome — $500 Hole sponsorship including foursome — $1000 Mulligans are available for $10 each, maximum of 4 per foursome. If you would like to [...]

2014 Utah Taxes Now Conference Agenda

2014 Utah Taxes Now Conference Agenda

2014 Utah Taxes Now Conference Agenda Click on the names of the presenters to view their presentations View from the Senate and House Senate President Wayne Niederhauser House Speaker Becky Lockhart Bringing technology into the classroom (HB 131- One-to-one devices) House Speaker Becky Lockhart Senator Howard Stephenson Making Utah a tourist and convention destination (HB 356-Convention center hotel, HB 34- Tourism account) Representative Brad [...]

The Utah Taxpayer – Newsletters

The Utah Taxpayer – Newsletters

The Utah Taxpayers Association publishes a monthly newsletter, The Utah Taxpayer. Email heidi@utahtaxpayers.org to have the newsletter sent to your inbox every month.

Legislative Scorecards

Legislative Scorecards

The Utah Taxpayers Association annually issues legislative scorecards to its members and the public. The scorecards rates Utah’s 104 legislators on key taxpayer related bills.

New Economic Report: UTOPIA Deal BAD for Taxpayers

New Economic Report: UTOPIA Deal BAD for Taxpayers

10 June 2014

For Immediate Release                                       June 10, 2014 For more information contact Royce Van Tassel, Utah Taxpayers Association 801-973-2324 Doug MacDonald, Econowest Associates, Inc. 801-550-3161 New UTOPIA Proposal Is Bad For Utopia Residents and Cities According to New Economic Analysis  An economic analysis of the [...]

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Taxpayers Association Releases Petition Opposing $1.8 BILLION Bailout of UTOPIA

Taxpayers Association Releases Petition Opposing $1.8 BILLION Bailout of UTOPIA

05 June 2014

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 Contacts: M. Royce Van Tassell 801.836.7028 Taxpayers Association Releases Petition Opposing $1.8 BILLION Bailout of UTOPIA The Utah Taxpayers Association released a petition for citizens to oppose the proposed $1.8 billion bailout of the failed municipal telecom network, UTOPIA. By June 27, City Councils in UTOPIA’s 11 member cities will vote whether to move forward with this bailout. “UTOPIA’s proposed [...]

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2014 Teed Off on Taxes Golf Tournament

2014 Teed Off on Taxes Golf Tournament

22 May 2014

The 2014 Teed Off on Taxes Golf Tournament will be held on Tuesday, June 3 at the Eaglewood Golf Course, 1110 East Eaglewood Drive, North Salt Lake. 8:00AM Shotgun Start with lunch to follow. Foursome — $500 Hole sponsorship including foursome — $1000 Mulligans are available for $10 each, maximum of 4 per foursome. If you would like to [...]

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2014 Taxes Now Conference

2014 Taxes Now Conference

15 April 2014

  The 36th annual “Utah Taxes Now” Conference will be held on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 from 8:00am -2:00pm at the Grand America Hotel, 555 South Main Street, Salt Lake City. Seating is limited,register TODAY! Conference speakers include: Governor Gary Herbert Senate President Wayne Niederhauser House Speaker Becky Lockhart State legislators Local officials and policy experts During lunch, the 4th congressional district candidates Republican Mia Love and [...]

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Utah Taxpayers Association Releases 2014 Legislative Scorecard

Utah Taxpayers Association Releases 2014 Legislative Scorecard

09 April 2014

Friday, April 4, 2014 Contact:         M. Royce Van Tassell 801.836.7028 Taxpayers Association Releases 2014 Legislative Scorecard Only Sen. Madsen, Rep. Grover receive perfect scores The Utah Taxpayers Association released its 2014 Legislative Scorecard today. Senator Mark Madsen (R – Saratoga Springs) led the Senate with a perfect score of 100%, while Representative Keith Grover (R – Provo) led the House [...]

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The USTAR Audit: A Follow Up

The USTAR Audit: A Follow Up

27 January 2014

The USTAR Audit: A Follow Up The December 2013 edition of “The Utah Taxpayer” reported the results of a  legislative audit of USTAR, the Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative. That article reported that the Audit highlighted a variety of discrepancies between what USTAR told the Legislature and what USTAR records show. The article also reviewed USTAR’s [...]

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The Utah Taxpayer – Newsletters

The Utah Taxpayer – Newsletters

05 December 2013

The Utah Taxpayers Association publishes a monthly newsletter, The Utah Taxpayer. Email heidi@utahtaxpayers.org to have the newsletter sent to your inbox every month.

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Legislative Scorecards

Legislative Scorecards

23 March 2012

The Utah Taxpayers Association annually issues legislative scorecards to its members and the public. The scorecards rates Utah’s 104 legislators on key taxpayer related bills.

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2014 Utah Taxes Now Conference Agenda

2014 Utah Taxes Now Conference Agenda

15 May 2014

2014 Utah Taxes Now Conference Agenda Click on the names of the presenters to view their presentations View from the Senate and House Senate President Wayne Niederhauser House Speaker Becky Lockhart Bringing technology into the classroom (HB 131- One-to-one devices) House Speaker Becky Lockhart Senator Howard Stephenson Making Utah a tourist and convention destination (HB 356-Convention center hotel, HB 34- Tourism account) Representative Brad [...]

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