Category: Taxes

Chairman’s Corner: A bit of political potpourri – Randolph County, National Debt, and Socialist Democrat Economics.

Chairman’s Corner by Jason Shepherd   A bit of political potpourri. First off, there has been a development in Randolph County. Apparently the weeks of lobbying by the Democratic Party of Georgia, Stacey Abrams’s campaign, and a whole host of left-leaning groups has paid off…dare I say…BIGLY! The Democratic controlled Randolph County Board of Elections…

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AROUND TOWN: Cobb GOP to County Government: keep taxes low

THE COBB GOP on Tuesday passed a resolution prompted by Cobb Chairman Mike Boyce’s plan to increase the county’s tax rate that not only encourages the commission to keep taxes low, but to lower them further. The resolution points out that the majority of commissioners identify as Republican, “a party whose platform endorses fiscal restraint and free market…

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View Chairman Shepherd’s Interview on WXIA Regarding Delta and the NRA

 No discount, no tax break: Former Ga. senator upset over Delta’s NRA decision A decision by Delta to end discounted rates for the National Rifle Association comes at a critical time when the airline giant is up for a big jet fuel tax break in Georgia. Could it change the minds of legislators? Author: Natisha…

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Delta’s NRA move could put airline tax break in Georgia at risk

Political Insider An AJC blog about Atlanta politics, Georgia politics, Georgia and metro Atlanta election campaigns. Because all politics is local. By Greg Bluestein Some conservatives say the airline’s decision should ground a lucrative sales tax exemption on jet fuel 21h ago, February 24, 2018 Delta’s decision to sever marketing ties with the National Rifle Association on Saturday…

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