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Health Department Asking for Tax Levy Increase on April Ballot

The Scotland County Health Department has proposed a tax increase to voters of Scotland County on April 2, 2019. The district’s ballot issue proposes to increase the tax levy from $0.15 to $0.30 to help pay for maintenance of the county health center and operations of the facility and staff. The Health Department has continually […]

State Tax Commission Hikes Property Value Rates of Farm Land

After watching farm profits increase in past years due to higher markets for corn and soybeans, the Missouri State Tax Commission has enacted guidelines to allow taxing entities to get a larger piece of the pie. The Missouri State Legislature took no action on the proposal, allowing the commission’s plan to take effect, hiking rates […]