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Utah Taxpayers Association Calls for Salt Lake County to Abandon Rule Change

Utah Taxpayers Association Calls for Salt Lake County to Abandon Rule Change

The Utah Taxpayers Association has called upon the Salt Lake County Board of Equalization to abandon its proposed rule change to the county’s property tax appeals process.

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Sales Taxes in Utah – A New Report from the Utah Taxpayers Association

Sales Taxes in Utah – A New Report from the Utah Taxpayers Association

The sales tax is one of the most easily understood yet often forgotten taxes. We all intuitively know that the final price we pay for something will be slightly higher than the sticker price. But did you know there are many different sales tax rates? Do you know how many of these different rates go into the final tax you pay and which rates apply to which purchases?

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Tax Day 2015

Tax Day 2015

For Immediate Release April 14, 2015 Contact: Billy Hesterman 801-633-3663   Every April 15th, citizens and non-citizens, residents and US expatriates alike must file state and federal income tax returns in order to settle up with the government. With that realization comes the duty of fighting though the complex tax code to determine how much […]

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Taxpayers Association Names Billy Hesterman as New Vice President

Taxpayers Association Names Billy Hesterman as New Vice President

The Utah Taxpayers Association has named Billy Hesterman as its new vice president. Hesterman comes to the association from the Daily Herald in Provo, UT where he was working as the political reporter covering the Utah Legislature. His first day at the Association will be Tuesday Sept. 30.

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Taxpayers Association Offers to Work with UTOPIA Cities in Developing Unbiased Non-Binding Opinion Survey

Taxpayers Association Offers to Work with UTOPIA Cities in Developing Unbiased Non-Binding Opinion Survey

As the six cities who continue to pursue UTOPIA’s “utility fee” model plan a non-binding opinion survey of their residents, the Utah Taxpayers Association is offering to help these cities develop a useful survey instrument.

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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 […]

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