All posts tagged "taxes"

  • Taxing the Rich, Teton Style

    As state revenue streams dry up, why are Wyoming’s richest residents absolved from paying their share? JACKSON HOLE, WY – David Miller has an apocalyptic vision for Wyoming—one that would shackle the state even more tightly to...

    • Posted June 13, 2018
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  • Zombie Taxes: Wind power, other forms of green energy once again the focus of Wyoming tax proposals

    Another perennial tax proposal in Wyoming, taxation of wind power and other forms of green energy has reared its head again for the 2018 legislative session in Cheyenne, which began Monday. Like Eurydice, the daughter of Apollo...

    • Posted February 15, 2018
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  • SPET Sound Off

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – Results from the SPET election poured in Tuesday evening and they reflected a shift from what the community once identified as key priorities: transportation and housing, at least among the 45 percent of...

    • Posted May 3, 2017
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  • GUEST OPINION: Mainstream Money Myths

    A small group of elite players continue to paint a false narrative of American economics. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When you advocate, as I do, for government to raise taxes and spend money on things like housing...

    • Posted March 8, 2016
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    To create the Jackson Hole we want, we have to put our chips on the table. Jackson, WY – Halfway up the boot pack on Mt. Glory for a dawn patrol lap with two good friends, I...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • GUEST OPINION: Tax Fear Fallacy

    If citizens contribute a little more to the pot, community needs will be met across the board. “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” – Ben Franklin What level of...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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  • This Week’s PLANET Picks

    When in doubt, look up An artist’s work often reflects the complexion of his environs. Different surroundings, people, and energy all have a way of seeping into the creative process. When photographer Bailey Russel moved from Seattle...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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  • The 1%

    The 1% pay 38% of the taxes: That means the 99% pay 62% of taxes. Maybe the 99% should start paying their fair share?

    • Posted October 17, 2011
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