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TAX ALERT: Pleasant Grove is Discussing a new $1 Million Utility Fee

TAX ALERT: Pleasant Grove is Discussing a new $1 Million Utility Fee

Despite Utah County voters overwhelming rejecting Proposition 1 in 2015, officials in Pleasant Grove are ignoring the direct voice of their constituents and trying to impose a mandatory, monthly fee to pay for roads. The fee, (just another way to say “tax”), would be forced upon every household and business in the entire city, which […]

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Introducing Utah 2.0!

Introducing Utah 2.0!

Utah 2.0 helps establish a stronger economic climate for business, and better ensures the competitiveness of Utah heading into the future. Over the past year, your Utah Taxpayers Association has been meeting with legislators, business leaders, and other policy officials to unveil a new initiative aimed at bringing Utah back to the forefront in economic […]

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TAX ALERT! $9.4 Million Tax Increase Considered by Salt Lake County Council

TAX ALERT! $9.4 Million Tax Increase Considered by Salt Lake County Council

TAX ALERT! Tell the Salt Lake County Council to vote AGAINST raising your property taxes by  $9.4 Million!  This Tuesday, December 8th at 6 p.m., the Salt Lake County Council will vote whether to increase property taxes on Salt Lake County taxpayers by $9.4 million. A 20-year bond, which paid for county jail facilities, is expected to be retired at […]

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Tax Questions on the November Ballot

Tax Questions on the November Ballot

Despite being an odd-year election, there are still plenty of reasons to vote when November rolls around. In addition to the municipal elections that are taking place, there are a number of tax-related measures that have found their way onto the ballot. Your Utah Taxpayers Association have been monitoring these issues.

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TAX ALERT! $49 Million Tax Increase Considered by the Salt Lake County Council

TAX ALERT! $49 Million Tax Increase Considered by the Salt Lake County Council

This Tuesday, August 4th at 4:00 PM the Salt Lake County Council will vote whether to place a $49 million sales tax increase for transportation and transit on the November 2015 ballot. Contact your county council member TODAY!

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2015 Cost of City Governments Report Released

2015 Cost of City Governments Report Released

The 2015 Cost of City Governments report shows the relationship between city government revenue and citizen income in Utah’s 50 largest cities. This data provides a snapshot of on average how much of each thousand dollars earned by a citizen is consumed by the city government in Utah.

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