| Apr 9, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Five Baltimore homeowners have been getting erroneous historic rehab property tax credits for the past two years. Once the errors were discovered, the city was quick to demand that all five pay the money back — and within 30 days, thanks.
| Apr 10, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Last week while reporting on the latest tax credit mess, we learned about an obscure 1999 Baltimore law that appeared to have potentially big consequences. It seemed to bar city homeowners from getting both a historic rehab tax credit and a homestead...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 7:11 AM
Automotive Robotics Indiana Labs, Inc., a related company of Automotive Robotics Proving Labs, Inc. that provides electronics, engineering design and manufacturing services, announced plans Wednesday to locate a new facility here, creating up to 30 jobs...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 5:06 AM
Mansfield-King, a manufacturer and distributor of personal care products, announced plans Friday to expand its headquarters here, creating up to 144 new jobs by 2016.
The company, which produces soaps, shampoos, conditioners and ointments, will invest...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:22 PM
After four tough years, these are heady days in the world of Maryland TV and film production.
Last month, "Game Change," the Baltimore-made HBO docudrama on the 2008 presidential election, premiered to strong reviews and even stronger debate.
| Apr 14, 2012
| 7:47 AM
In an about-face, Baltimore finance officials are telling five city homeowners who received two years’ worth of erroneous tax breaks that they can repay the city over time and without incurring interest or penalties.
The city had demanded the...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 5:50 AM
Unless you've filed for an extension, today is the last day to get your taxes turned in to the IRS.
Once the clock strikes midnight, those who owe will start accruing penalties -- which can range as high as 25% of your total tax bill.
| Apr 20, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Many Baltimore City property owners may have a hard time comprehending the size of their tax bills, but the bills themselves should make more sense when the new batch goes out in the mail in a couple of months. City tax bills are getting something of a...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 11:04 AM
Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary C. Alan Walker announced today that Northeastern Pennsylvania businesses will receive Neighborhood Assistance Program tax credits for donating more than $600,000 to support flood relief...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Los Angeles continued to lose TV shoots in 2011 to New York, but the area saw a modest increase in feature activity, partly due to the state's film tax credit.
Overall, on-location filming in Los Angeles area rose 4% last year, as a rise in feature...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Six years ago, lawmakers got really worried about the voracious and ever-growing infestation of business tax credits and exemptions embedded deep in the bowels of Connecticut's tax system. They knew hundreds of millions of dollars in state revenue were...