Missourians have a new tool to track the state's numerous special sales tax districts. Last week, Missouri's Department of Revenue unveiled a map outlining the state's many special taxing jurisdictions, including transportation development districts (TDDs), community improvement districts (CIDs), and others. This map is supposed to be a step toward transparent governance.
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Show-Me Taxing District Missouri Infestation
Our favorite number crunchers offer a glimpse of how local guv and consultants rig the system in order to garner cash for projects that would never meet with popular vote approval. Let's not forget that the Missouri Auditor found these kinds of districts have racked up $1-BILLION worth of debt. Read more: