There are calls to push back the school year in Maryland. A high-ranking state official petitions to extend summer break until after Labor Day. Not everybody supports the idea.
The state comptroller’s office is opening a treasure chest and inviting Marylanders to dig in.
Comptroller Peter Franchot is expressing support for Maryland to recouple its estate tax with the federal government.
Maryland’s small business retailers hang their hopes on a brisk holiday shopping season. Santa has an elf in state government who is rallying for their support.
Maryland’s comptroller on Thursday called on schools to start after Labor Day in hopes of boosting the state’s economy, citing a report projecting a delay in beginning the school year could result in an additional $74.3 million in direct economic activity.
Attention shoppers. The Maryland Tax-Free Week kicks off Sunday.
The comptroller of Maryland is calling attention to a tax credit available to small businesses to help offset costs relating to the federal health care overhaul.
For once, Gov. Martin O’Malley got a pleasant surprise from Comptroller Peter Franchot at the start of a Board of Public Works meeting.
Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot is calling on the president of Towson University to resign over her handling of sports programs at the university.
There are estimates that 20-30 percent of us wait till the last minute to file our taxes.
The man who writes the checks has signed onto a bill that would put a police officer in every Maryland public school.
Two state senators are questioning travel expenses incurred by Comptroller Peter Franchot to distribute four kinds of awards. But Franchot says he believes the motivation for their inquiries is political rather than fiscal stewardship.