Jon Finney

Sales Tax Benefits Property Taxes
9:28 pm
Mon March 18, 2013

Van Buren County Approves Budget

The continuation of a sales tax will help lower property taxes in Van Buren County.

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Tax Rejected in November
8:08 am
Mon December 17, 2012

Second Try for Van Buren County Tax

Residents of rural Van Buren County voted down a proposal, last month, to make a one-cent local option sales and services tax permanent.

The tax, which was implemented in 2003, is scheduled to sunset on June 30, 2013.

Voters will have another crack at the proposal as the presentation of a petition with more than 440 signatures has prompted to Van Buren County Board of Supervisors to schedule a special election for March 5, 2013.

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