New York City has filed a lawsuit accusing 32 people of tax evasion on cigarette purchases. The cigarettes were purchased through a Louisville based company called Chavez Inc., which was raided by federal agents in late 2009. The suit aims to recover $6.5 million in unpaid taxes, plus $13 million in penalties. The defendants include… Continue reading New York City Seeks Taxes on Cigarettes Sold by Louisville Company
Governor Steve Beshear is preparing to meet with Kentucky’s legislative leaders. They will discuss possibilities for dealing with a $456 million shortfall.