Tag: tax

  • Hidalgo County passes nearly 12% tax increase in $296M budget

    Only have a minute? Listen instead Hidalgo County Commissioners during a special meeting on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2023. (Courtesy: Hidalgo County/YouTube) EDINBURG — After a busy budget season, officials in Hidalgo County approved a nine-figure budget and a 57.5 cent property tax rate during a pair of special meetings here last week. The $296.4 million…

  • A year after Ottawa announced low-carbon tax credits, investors are still waiting for specifics

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News Canadian Politics Canada The credits are designed to be a counter to the U.S. Inflation Reduction Act Published Sep 29, 2023  •  Last updated 6 minutes ago  •  3 minute read Tax credits promised by the federal Liberals are designed to encourage everything from new electric power plants, new critical mineral mines,…

  • Most Canadians want carbon tax reduced or killed: poll

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News Canadian Politics Canada The survey also gauged Canadian reactions to the federal government’s stated plan to make Canada ‘net zero’ by 2050 Published Sep 28, 2023  •  Last updated 1 day ago  •  4 minute read A climate protest on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Sept. 16, 2023. Photo by Sean Kilpatrick…

  • Venice Introduces Day Visitor Tax In 2024

    Venice City Council approved a plan to start charging a fee on specific busy dates in 2024 for those who don’t stay in the city overnight. The fee is just 5 euros and will be collected on 30 days next year around the busy Spring and Summer weekends when they wish to see fewer visitors.…