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Attorney: Get local help for tax problems

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video You may have seen ads on TV advertising help for people with tens of thousands of dollars of tax debt. The problem is putting your trust in those companies can cost you big time. Full story...
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Back from vacation, LaNasa continues tax vote battle

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video Justin LaNasa continues fighting the county's new sales tax hike by holding the county to the letter of the law. Though the bickering continues, some county commissioners say they're on track to get the tax enacted by October 1. Full story...
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New Hanover Commissioners won't wait long on sales tax increase

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The county Board of Elections will meet July 16 at 8 a.m. at the Government Center to certify the vote. Commissioners have scheduled a public hearing on the quarter-cent increase at the same time in the same room. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Did state make mistake that could cost New Hanover $1 million?

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video We reported last night the county was moving forward to certify the vote after the state formally notified former County Commission candidate Justin LaNasa by mail that his appeal of the vote had been denied. We have now learned that the way LaNasa was served by mail may not be adequate under the law. Full story...
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LaNasa served; Board to certify tax vote next week

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The board was supposed to meet this Friday, but it had to wait until Justin LaNasa could be served with a state order dismissing his challenge of the vote. Full story...
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Board of Elections waiting to certify sales tax hike vote

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The New Hanover County Board of Elections has cancelled its July 9 meeting to certify the May 4 vote to raise the sales tax a quarter of a cent. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: DA to check out commissioners' e-mails

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We spoke with District Attorney Ben David today. He didn't want to comment on camera, but he said he will look into the claims. That's not to say the commissioners did anything wrong, but David says there is a law that county employees cannot use a public server for political use. Full story...
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LaNasa plans to continue tax vote challenge

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LaNasa says he has evidence county commissioners committed voter fraud. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: LaNasa's tax referendum challenge denied

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Former New Hanover County Commission candidate Justin LaNasa's challenge to the county's sales tax referendum is over. LaNasa filed the challenge after voters approved the tax hike during the May 4 primary. Full story...
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New Hanover Commission approves budget, tax hikes

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New Hanover County residents will soon be paying more taxes. In a 3-2 vote, Commissioners approved their annual budget this morning that included a 1.3-cent property tax increase. Full story...
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