Post Tagged with: "Joint Committee on Business Taxes"

TACIR, Legislators Try to Determine Whether Telecommunications Tax Structure is Fair

December 30, 2009 at 5:25 am

A recent state report says the way telecommunications companies are taxed is unfair and needs changing. Legislators aren’t convinced that’s the case.

Economist Urges Caution in Deciding Whether to Adopt Combined Reporting

December 28, 2009 at 7:11 am

One economist is urging caution in the face of a push to change to the way the state taxes businesses, saying combined reporting may not be the revenue booster some consider it to be.

Unemployment Fund Will Need Loan

December 17, 2009 at 6:22 pm

Tennessee’s unemployment fund may need to borrow money to cover the cost of unemployment benefits. The question for legislators is whether that loan should come from the federal government or from within the state itself.