taxes http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati doesn't have to pay property taxes on golf courses, board rules http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-doesnt-have-pay-property-taxes-golf-courses-board-rules <p>The Ohio Board of Tax Appeals says the City of Cincinnati does not have to pay property taxes on city-owned golf courses.</p><p>The ruling comes after the city appealed a decision by the Ohio Tax Commissioner who had said otherwise.</p><p>The tax commissioner had said the golf courses were subject to tax because they are operated by a private, for-profit company. The city says the Tax Appeals Board's ruling will save the city $450,000.</p><p>The Tax Commissioner can appeal to the state Supreme Court.</p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 17:22:16 +0000 Tana Weingartner 24068 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati doesn't have to pay property taxes on golf courses, board rules Income Tax Rules and Regulations http://wvxu.org/post/income-tax-rules-and-regulations <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>If the winter weather isn’t enough to worry about, remember the April 15 tax filing deadline is now just six weeks away. Instructions for Form 1040 run 206 pages, the 1040EZ instruction booklet is 42 pages long. If you’ve already completed your return, congratulations, but if not, there are several changes to watch for this year. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 23744 at http://wvxu.org Income Tax Rules and Regulations Kearney: Unpaid taxes won't force me out of the race http://wvxu.org/post/kearney-unpaid-taxes-wont-force-me-out-race <p>Despite owing nearly three-quarters of a million dollars in unpaid state and federal taxes, State Sen. Eric Kearney made it clear Wednesday morning that he has no intention of stepping down as the Democratic candidate for Ohio lieutenant governor.</p><p>“I’m in it to stay,’’ the North Avondale Democrat said in a teleconference with Ohio reporters that lasted well over an hour Wednesday. “My wife and I made the decision that we’re going to do this and we’re going to do it; and we’re here to follow it through.”</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 19:41:34 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 20384 at http://wvxu.org Kearney: Unpaid taxes won't force me out of the race The Role of the Tax Levy Review Committee http://wvxu.org/post/role-tax-levy-review-committee <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Hamilton County Board of Commissioners controls levies which represent more than $240 million in taxes for county property owners. <a href="http://www.cfscpa.com/" target="_blank">Tom Cooney</a> with the <a href="http://www.hamiltoncountyohio.gov/hc/bocc_tlrc.asp" target="_blank">Tax Levy Review Committee</a>, or TLRC, discusses the role the committee plays in putting those levies on the ballot.</p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 10:30:05 +0000 Jay Hanselman 15636 at http://wvxu.org The Role of the Tax Levy Review Committee Could the Cincinnati Zoo get funding from other counties? http://wvxu.org/post/could-cincinnati-zoo-get-funding-other-counties <p></p><p>The<a href="http://cincinnatizoo.org/" target="_blank"> Cincinnati Zoo</a>'s operating levy is up for renewal this fall. It's still uncertain for how much the zoo will ask. One anti-tax group is arguing if the zoo is such a boon to the entire region, then other counties should help pay for it.<br /><br /><strong>Can they do that?</strong></p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 10:53:16 +0000 Tana Weingartner 13965 at http://wvxu.org Could the Cincinnati Zoo get funding from other counties?