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Tick, tock: Mississippi's tax filing deadline is Wednesday

Jul. 12, 2020 11:06 AM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Procrastinators are facing a deadline to file their 2019 Mississippi income tax returns. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state extended its filing deadline from April 15 until July 15. That is this Wednesday. That is the same new deadline that the IRS set for filing federal...

Louisiana state tax deadline is Wednesday

Jul. 12, 2020 11:04 AM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — If you haven't filed your 2019 state income tax return, you have until Wednesday to do so. The Louisiana Department of Revenue reminds residents that the deadline to submit returns and payments is July 15. The department extended the original April and May due dates for individual,...

Vermont Tax Department: many tax filings due Wednesday

Jul. 11, 2020 2:23 PM EDT

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Department of Taxes is reminding residents that the extended deadline for many tax filings is on Wednesday. The state extended the deadlines because of the coronavirus pandemic. The Vermont filing deadline for personal income tax, corporate income tax and fiduciary income...

Georgia revenue down $1B in early look before late taxes due

Jul. 11, 2020 9:11 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia state government preliminarily closed out its 2019-2020 budget year with a more than $1 billion drop in tax collections according to figures released Friday, but the real budget shortfall won't be known for weeks yet as state officials await delayed income tax receipts. Whatever the...

Illinois revenues drop $1.1B in fiscal 2020 due to pandemic

Jul. 11, 2020 9:05 AM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois revenues dropped more than $1.1 billion in the fiscal year that ended last month due to the coronavirus’ impact on the state’s economy, according to state officials. The Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability, the General Assembly’s...

Idaho prosecutors question governor's plan for federal funds

Jul. 10, 2020 7:12 PM EDT

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Prosecutors from more than half of Idaho’s counties questioned whether Gov. Brad Little’s plan to use $200 million in federal aid for property tax relief is legal under the federal coronavirus aid package. Prosecutors in 16 counties signed a letter that asks...

Taxpayer service offices reopen before filing deadline

Jul. 10, 2020 4:16 AM EDT

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's tax department offices have reopened ahead of the state's income tax filing and payment deadline, officials said Thursday. The agency said its taxpayer service centers are accepting appointment-only visits at offices in Wheeling, Clarksburg, Charleston, Beckley,...

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No peeking, voters: Court keeps Trump taxes private for now

Jul. 9, 2020 4:03 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rejecting President Donald Trump’s complaints that he's being harassed, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday in favor of a New York prosecutor’s demands for the billionaire president’s tax records. But in good political news for Trump, his taxes and other financial...

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AP EXPLAINS: Public won't see Trump's tax documents for now

Jul. 9, 2020 12:48 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Thursday in two cases involving access to President Donald Trump’s financial records. The cases were the last to be released of the high court’s term, which dragged into July because of the coronavirus pandemic. Here's a look at the decisions in the...

Supreme Court rules Manhattan district attorney can obtain Trump tax returns

Jul. 9, 2020 10:13 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court rules Manhattan district attorney can obtain Trump tax returns.