Navigation Links
Critics say tax limits could handcuff tech investment

Opponents of the new Taxpayer Bill of Rights proposal are aiming directly at the heart of its main justification: that revenue limits on state, county, and municipal governments are necessary to improve Wisconsin's business climate.

TABOR, they say, places economic development, and by extension technology investment, in jeopardy.

Based in part on Colorado's TABOR experience, detr......

Full article >>> were exposed during the recession of 2001 and the sluggish recovery that ensued.

Under the TABOR concept, surplus taxes are returned to taxpayers, and proposed tax increases above the prescribed revenue limit must be approved by residents. Last fall, Colorado voters allowed the state to keep an estimated $3.7 billion that otherwise would have been refunded to taxpayers. The referendum all......

Full article >>> er for Wisconsin's forthcoming election season. Earlier this week, the Associated Press published a study showing that Wisconsin companies saw their profits grow more than twice as fast as their state and local tax bills from 1982 to 2000, an indication that the state isn't necessarily the "tax hell" that many believe. Dan Leistikow, press secretary for governor Jim Doyle, said the pro-TABOR lobby......

Full article >>> ies and 48.6 percent of villages operated underneath the cap. For Schoepke, that raises the question, "If half of our cities can do this, why can't the other half?"

Jim Pugh, public relations director for WMC, believes technology businesses with a lower tax burden would be more attractive to investors. "You're going to put more money into the private sector and less money into the governm......

Full article >>> m the venture capital community perspective, the vast majority of money comes from pension funds, foundations, and endowment funds, not to mention out-of-state investors, and none of those are Wisconsin taxpayers," he noted. "So, it's not going to have an impact on the biggest pool of capital out there."

In addition to eliminating capital gains taxes, the report recommends improvements to......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Joe Vanden Plas 03/27/06


Related biology technology :

1. Supreme Court limits foreign reach of U.S. patents
2. Executives hear about promise, limits of RFID and nanotech
3. Is outsourcing reaching its limits or simply pausing for breath? - Part II
4. Is outsourcing reaching its limits or simply pausing for breath?
5. Lifting federal limits on stem cell research would speed search for cures
6. IRS ruling could speed healthcare technology adoption
7. Tech upstart VoVision could disrupt the voice-recognition market
8. Its not Y2K, but changes to Daylight Saving Time could cause tech problems
9. Software tax dispute could go the Supreme Court
10. CellCura could start an invasion of stem cell firms
11. Businesses could bridge digital divide in Milwaukee with used computers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/3/2016)... N.J. , Feb. 3, 2016 ... totaling more than $1 million for researchers in ... working on health-related research that demonstrates exciting potential. ... round of funding for the New Jersey Health Foundation ... faculty members at these educational institutions— Princeton University, ...
(Date:2/3/2016)... ... 2016 , ... ProMIS Neurosciences is currently in the process ... propagating strains of Amyloid beta involved in Alzheimer’s disease. The Company plans to ... on from the first misfolded Amyloid beta target announced on Nov. 12, 2015, ...
(Date:2/3/2016)... ... February 03, 2016 , ... ... annual report which summarizes and analyzes nearly 750 unique supply chain notifications ... and analysis service. , Supply chain risk management practitioners subscribe to the ...
(Date:2/3/2016)... Feb. 3, 2016  Today, Symphony Technology Group (STG) ... , a leading provider of primary research and analytics-based ... IMS Health , a global information and technology services ... and technologies will be integrated into IMS Health to ... market research capabilities. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:1/13/2016)... 13, 2016 ... of the  "India Biometrics Authentication & ... (2015-2020)"  report to their offering.  ... announced the addition of the  "India ... Estimation & Forecast (2015-2020)"  report ...
(Date:1/8/2016)... MANCHESTER, United Kingdom , Jan. 8, 2016   ... diagnostic products, today announced the closing of a $9 million ... Proceeds from the financing will be used to accelerate the ... for detecting early-stage pressure ulcers. United ... receiving CE Mark approval. The device,s introduction has been met ...
(Date:1/7/2016)... LONDON , Jan. 7, 2016 ... demand for biopharmaceutical products such as biologics and ... pressure to reduce healthcare expenditure, growing demand for ... growing aging population. Biosimilars are similar versions of ... with regards to their quality, safety, and efficacy. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):