Latest gas tax Stories

2010-08-09 12:54:00

RIVERWOODS, Ill., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumer taxes for retail sales items, gas and cigarettes all continue to climb, according to CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business, a global leading provider of tax, accounting and audit information, software and services (CCHGroup.com). As part of its annual survey of consumption taxes, CCH takes a look at gasoline, cigarette and sales taxes. A national map of tax rates shows just how varied the rates are in each category across the United States, with...

2009-09-01 08:30:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Health care reform may be in the driver's seat when Congress returns from its summer recess, but finding a long-term way to pay for America's surface transportation needs will be riding shotgun. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://news.prnewswire.com/viewrelease.aspx?STORY=MTM1 According to a new America THINKS survey commissioned by HNTB Corporation, the majority of Americans who say the gas tax is no...

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