Taxes
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NC governor's candidates differ on tax changes
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 7:41am.

North Carolina's major party candidates for governor have starkly different views on whether the state's economy is on the right track. That difference may explain why Democrat Walter Dalton and Republican Pat McCrory diverged on the scope of changes needed for North Carolina's tax system during interviews with the Associated Press.

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Romney's tax returns
Submitted by wway news on Fri, 09/21/2012 - 6:01pm.

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NC appeals court rules tax-avoiding Food Lion owes
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/21/2012 - 1:22pm.

A North Carolina appeals court is backing up the power of tax collectors to recalculate the returns of multi-state companies that shift assets to try avoiding or diminishing corporate income bills.

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Romney campaign rejects Obama camp's offer on taxes
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/17/2012 - 11:34am.

Mitt Romney's campaign says it's clear that President Barack Obama just wants to talk about Romney's taxes, rather than "the issues that matter to voters."

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Romney says he's paid taxes every year
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/16/2012 - 12:03pm.

Mitt Romney says he's never paid less than 13 percent of his income in taxes during the past decade. Romney told reporters Thursday that Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's claim that Romney paid no taxes in some years is, quote, "totally false."

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Hot topics from Pender County
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 08/15/2012 - 6:49am.

Editor-In-Chief of the Pender-Topsail Post & Voice Andy Pettigrew gets you up to speed on today's headlines. Find out what stories grace his paper's front page today.

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FIRST ON 3 & THE BIG TALKER FM: Wilmington voters continue to reject spending for stadium
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 08/06/2012 - 10:59pm.

video A new Civitas Flash Poll shows large majorities of registered voters in Wilmington continuing to oppose spending taxpayer money on a new baseball stadium. In the recent poll, 80 percent of voters said they were opposed to taxpayer funding of a proposed $40 million baseball park in Wilmington. Opposition rose to 84 percent when they were asked what they thought about the plan if it would raise their taxes.

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ONLY ON 3: Property owners want to know where money, developer Saunders are
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Tue, 07/31/2012 - 10:45pm.

video The Coastal Companies in Brunswick County will tell you it is the area's biggest employer, but some customers paint a different picture. Upset property owners say developer Mark Saunders stole their money and ran.

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Carolina Beach revenue to drop despite higher tax rate
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 06/12/2012 - 9:37pm.

Carolina Beach Town Council held a public hearing on the budget proposal for the 2012 - 2013 fiscal year. They adopted a 16.1 million dollar budget calling for a tax rate of 23.5 cents per hundred, an increase from the current rate of 17.5 cents.

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Perdue offers sweepstakes machines tax option for education
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/07/2012 - 12:56pm.

Gov. Bev Perdue wants North Carolina legislators to tax video sweepstakes machines as long as they're legal for more education money since lawmakers won't accept her earlier proposal to raise the sales tax.

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