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Photo: Big brothers, big sisters

Big Brothers and Big Sisters matches and staff took part in a whale watch match activity June 7, sponsored in part by revenue from City and Borough of Juneau sales tax.

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-06-21/photo-big-brothers-big-sisters
Neighbors
Empire Editorial: Seniors need to play the right cards to keep sales tax exemption

If you're a senior in Juneau and want to stay exempt from the City and Borough of Juneau sales tax, you're going to have to take action this month.On July 1, all old tax exemption cards will expire. Anyone who lives in...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-06-03/empire-editorial-seniors-need-play-ri
Opinion
Numbers good as deadline nears for senior sales tax exemption cards

...to be reissued, so I would say we have processed (most) of the ones that need to be done," City and Borough of Juneau sales tax administrator Clinton Singletary said. Singletary reported a mostly positive response, both in terms of process...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-25/numbers-good-deadline-nears-senior-sale
Local
My Turn: Losing our heads over taxes

...million in labor income and $189 million in spending annually.? Approximately 20 percent of all City and Borough of Juneau sales tax is paid by visitors.? About 93 percent of all visitors to Juneau are cruise ship passengers.? Cruise lines pay...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-04-16/my-turn-losing-our-heads-over-taxes
Opinion
To raise revenue, Juneau Assembly targets tax exemptions

...out-of-borough sales tax exemption and the $7,500 cap on sales tax.About $78 million in sales was exempted from Juneau sales taxes in 2013 thanks to 50 different tax exemptions, according to city numbers. Some of those exemptions are state and...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-29/raise-revenue-juneau-assembly-targets-t
Local
Juneau sales tax income perks up

The city and borough of Juneau fell almost $200,000 short of its revised sales tax goal for fiscal year 2014, according to final results revealed Wednesday. Although the Assembly was hoping for more, the amount - $43.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-21/juneau-sales-tax-income-perks
Local
Sen. Kim Elton

...statewide sales tax. I represent a community that has its own local sales tax. You layer a state sales tax on top of the Juneau sales tax and you're getting up into the stratosphere when it comes to taxing purchases. And I have a real concern that when...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060103/sta_legelton.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...information is available from SERRC, 586-6806, or SBDC, 463-3789. Coming soon April 11: Joan Roomsburg, Juneau sales tax administrator, will present a seminar on the local sales tax for local merchants, 4-5:30 p.m., Juneau Economic...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032800/Biz_bizcal.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Building, 5 p.m. Thursday: Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Prospector Hotel. Coming soon Joan Roomsburg, Juneau sales tax administrator, will present a seminar on the local sales tax for local merchants, 4-5:30 p.m., Juneau Economic...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040400/Biz_bizcal.shtml
Empire editorial: Support extension of Juneau sales tax

...time, one bear mug at a time, one Alaska memento at a time. In short, voters should support the extension of the Juneau sales tax to fund capital improvement projects on Oct. 2 because it would allow us to capitalize on the wealth and good fortune...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092307/opi_20070923005.shtml
Opinion

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