At Mid-day, Tax Cut Bill Still Alive, Environmental Bill and Truck Sales Tax Exemption Passed

This is an update from Associated Industries of Missouri at the Capitol. As of 12:45 p.m., the tax cut bill, HB 1639, is still alive.  This bill has had the toughest road of any bill I have handled in recent memory.  You would not think it would take much prodding to get a bill that… Read More At Mid-day, Tax Cut Bill Still Alive, Environmental Bill and Truck Sales Tax Exemption Passed

AIM’s Broad-Based Tax Relief Act of 2012 is STILL ALIVE – Get Involved NOW!

Associated Industries of Missouri began the legislative session by drafting a broad-based tax cut for EVERY Missouri business.  Our goal is simple: reduce taxes for employers in Missouri and the economy will respond as those employers use the extra money to hire additional employees, give employees raises, invest in capital, or other business enhancements.  This,… Read More AIM’s Broad-Based Tax Relief Act of 2012 is STILL ALIVE – Get Involved NOW!

Senate Ways and Means Approves AIM’s Tax Cut Plan for Every Missouri Business

This morning, the Senate Ways and Means Committee approved a committee substitute for HB 1639.  Committee Chairman Chuck Purgason will carry the bill in the Senate.  Representative Jerry Nolte originally sponsored and shepherded the bill through the Missouri House. Associated Industries of Missouri, NFIB, the Missouri Grocers Association and Missouri Retailers Association testified in support… Read More Senate Ways and Means Approves AIM’s Tax Cut Plan for Every Missouri Business

Nolte’s and AIM’s Broad Based Tax Relief Bill Set For Senate Hearing

Following a meeting this afternoon between Senate Ways and Means Chairman Chuck Purgason, Representative Jerry Nolte and I, Senator Purgason posted a hearing of his committee for tomorrow on HB 1639, the Broad Based Tax Relief Act of 2012. In the meeting, Senator Purgason indicated his willingness to move the part of the bill forward… Read More Nolte’s and AIM’s Broad Based Tax Relief Bill Set For Senate Hearing