Debate over a state income tax increase expands beyond the statehouse. Maryland’s legislative leaders are still laying the groundwork for a special session to settle budget issues that failed to be resolved before the end of the regular legislative session.
Maryland’s property tax will hold steady for now, but Comptroller Peter Franchot is warning about rising debt service obligations in upcoming years.
The state of Maryland is holding hundreds of thousands of dollars and some of it could be yours.
As the April 17 tax filing deadline approaches, comptroller Peter Franchot is offering free tax assistance through his agency.
Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot is visiting a school in Prince George’s County as part of a statewide tour.
Gov. Martin O’Malley fired back Wednesday at Comptroller Peter Franchot for criticism of O’Malley’s gas tax proposal, describing him as “kind of our version of Mitt Romney.”
Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot says a gasoline sales tax proposed by Gov. Martin O’Malley would be detrimental to families and businesses.
When Gov. Martin O’Malley delivers his State of the State Address on Wednesday, his talk will center on reducing a billion dollar shortfall in the budget by any means necessary.
A generous offer from some Baltimore County parents is rejected by school leaders. They offered to pay for air conditioning at their child’s school.
The Maryland Board of Public Works has deferred action on a $120 million pharmacy contract for the state’s prison inmates after a long and contentious debate.
At the region’s first Delmarva Poultry Summit at Salisbury University on Wednesday, Peter Franchot reminded a diverse audience that two years ago, growers on Maryland’s Eastern Shore produced $640 million worth of poultry, with Wicomico County’s share alone totaling $250 million.
More than $300 million—that’s how much Maryland taxpayers have contributed to Coppin State University. It’s an investment to help raise graduation rates.