Tax Amnesty Program http://wuky.org en Tax Amnesty A Boon To Kentucky Economy http://wuky.org/post/tax-amnesty-boon-kentucky-economy <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- An amnesty offer that allowed delinquent taxpayers to pay up without fear of prosecution is being credited with generating a 3.8 percent increase in General Fund revenue in January.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">State Budget Director Jane Driskell said individual income tax revenue rose by more than 35 percent and corporate income tax receipts rose nearly 83 percent as delinquent taxpayers wrote checks to the state treasury.</span></p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 23:51:20 +0000 Associated Press 27189 at http://wuky.org Tax Amnesty A Boon To Kentucky Economy Tax Amnesty Getting Credit For Pushing Up Revenue http://wuky.org/post/tax-amnesty-getting-credit-pushing-revenue <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- An offer of tax amnesty in Kentucky was a factor in a significant rise in General Fund revenue in November, the state's budget chief said Monday.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Budget director Mary Lassiter said revenue rose 7.6 percent to $784.2 million, largely the result of 16.4 percent jump in property tax collections.</span></p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 00:18:18 +0000 Associated Press 24563 at http://wuky.org Tax Amnesty Getting Credit For Pushing Up Revenue Kentucky Launching Tax Amnesty Program http://wuky.org/post/kentucky-launching-tax-amnesty-program <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky.&nbsp; --&nbsp; In hopes of reaping a financial windfall, Kentucky officials will allow people and businesses owing back taxes to pay up under an amnesty offer that begins on Oct. 1.</span> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 23:45:42 +0000 Associated Press 20985 at http://wuky.org Kentucky Launching Tax Amnesty Program