A proposed state sales tax increase is back in play. Gov. Martin O’Malley floated the idea in January, and now it’s back as an alternative to adding the sales tax to the price of gasoline.
A task force is expected to argue that Montgomery County must raise property taxes to help pay for
expanded bus transit.
Maryland lawmakers will soon be gearing up for another legislative session, and the state’s governor says those lawmakers will need courage to consider possible tax increases.
Another Baltimore City tax increase. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake wants to raise the city’s two-cent bottle tax to five cents a bottle.
A state task force is considering doubling, and maybe even tripling, the state’s flush fee.
Anti-smoking crusaders are stoking the fire for another tax hike on cigarettes, which would bring the state tax to $3 a pack.
It’s too much. It’s not fair and it’s not right. That’s the argument from some Maryland drivers angry over plans to raise tolls across local highways.
Visitors to a park in Maryland will be able to experience what it was like to travel the underground railroad.
Pumping in the dollars. Maryland lawmakers face a daunting deficit, and now some are hinting at an increase in the state gasoline tax.