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AIC releases report supporting jobs in local communities, looks ahead to working Sinema and McSally

The American Investment Council (AIC) recently released a report that shows how the private equity industry is supporting jobs and investing money in the communities of new congressional members.

Analysis: Arizona posted 22nd highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Arizona ranked No. 22 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

PIMA COUNTY: Health Department Earns National Recognition for Public Health Emergency Preparedness

The Pima County Health Department has been named as a Project Public Health Ready (PPHR) accreditation recipient for 2019.

Arizona posted 4th lowest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Arizona ranked No. 42 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: Arizona posted 6th lowest individual income tax rate in 2018

Arizona ranked 6th lowest for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.

PIMA COUNTY: Proposed revision to Arizona State Implementation Plan

The Pima County Department of Environmental Quality (PDEQ) is proposing revisions to the Pima County portion of the Arizona State Implementation Plan.

PIMA COUNTY: TUSD sue state for unpaid state aid

Pima County and Tucson Unified School District Dec. 24 filed a special action in Maricopa County Superior Court against the state of Arizona in an attempt to compel the state to provide TUSD more than $8 million in state aid it has withheld based on the Arizona Department of Revenue’s reading of a new state law.

Arizona gets score of 78 on financial transparency

Arizona earned above-average marks for its system of making annual budgetary data available to residents, according to a study by the Chicago-based policy institute Truth in Accounting (TIA).

GREATER PHOENIX CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation takes delegation to Talent Forward conference

Last month, the Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation led a delegation of nearly 20 business leaders to Washington, D.C. to discuss workforce issues hindering business growth with policy experts and other businesses from across the nation.

COCHISE COUNTY: Adopts amended secondary property tax rate

The Board of Supervisors has adopted the amended secondary property tax rate and levy for the City of Willcox, following an administrative error on the part of Cochise County.

Attorney general's office looks back on first year of expanded terrorism law

Arizona's expanded terrorism law is working, the state attorney general's office said in a recent interview detailing the 2017 statute and recent convictions.

Weiers elected to region's Transportation Policy Committee

Glendale Mayor Jerry Weiers was unanimously elected as vice chair to the Transportation Policy Committee to help to develop the region's transportation policies.

Assistant AG Ensign asks judge to uphold Israel boycott ban during appeal

Boycotts of Israel by companies doing business with the state of Arizona are not protected under the First Amendment, according to an appeal filed by Assistant Attorney General Curtis Ensign.

Arizona attorney general says bill will strengthen consumer protection

Attorney General Mark Brnovich says Gov. Doug Ducey's signing of HB2154 will strengthen Arizona's data breach consumer protection statute.

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