Our View: House Bill will help Green River
February 20, 2019
With the myriad of bills being debated within the Wyoming Legislature, we’re happy to see one make its way through that will benefit local governments utilizing their special purpose taxes.
House Bill 95 was sent to Gov. Mark Gordon’s desk Friday and would allow governments to use excess special use sales tax revenues after the voter-approved projects are completed. One of the difficulties with a special purpose tax like the sixth penny improvement projects tax used in Sweetwater County is the fact that the tax cannot end until after the entire amount is collected. This issue is compoun...