With potential gas tax on the horizon, here's what experts think you could pay
Earlier this week, Gov. Kay Ivey announced a proposal for a 10 cent gas tax in Alabama to help bolster infrastructure across the state. If passed, the proposal calls for a 6 cent increase in 2019, a 2 cent increase in 2020 and another 2 cent increase in 2021. Head of Petroleum Analysis for GasBuddy Patrick DeHaan says this increase is something drivers will not be able to outrun.
Why Gas Taxes Won’t Fix Our Infrastructure Problem
It’s no secret that America’s roads are in trouble. Our highways, interstates and bridges are crumbling and there's an estimated $90 billion dollar annual shortfall in funding to make the fixes. So, now would be a good time to raise gas taxes, right? That may not be a long-term solution.
Gas tax bill: House committee to hear from public Thursday before voting
A proposal to fix Alabama’s roads and bridges will be in the hands of the House Transportation Committee Thursday. Rep. Lynn Greer (R- Rogersville) is the chairman. He says the fate of the gas tax bill is still unclear. “I think it’s still very close, I really do,” said Greer. “Yesterday morning, it looked like we were having trouble possibly getting it out of committee and this morning it looks much more favorable but we’ll just have to wait and see what happens…
How to file for SC's new gas tax credit
To take advantage of the 2018 Motor Fuel income tax credit - drivers have to save their gas receipts and report it on their state tax return.
How would Tennessee stack up against our neighbors with new gas tax?
Price comparing a gallon of gas to our neighbors in Georgia, Alabama and North Carolina
See how much California's gas tax bill will cost you
Politician says it makes California even less affordable
Gas tax could increase 20 cents per gallon
Some state lawmakers say business groups, especially oil refineries, should share in the tax burden.
Group pays gas tax for 100 drivers to educate them on proposed hike
The conservative advocacy group, Americans for Prosperity, is protesting the Louisiana Legislature's proposed gas tax increase by hosting what members are calling "Axe the Tax."
How much are Alabamians currently spending on gas taxes and where is that money going?
MOBILE, ALA. (WALA)- The American Petroleum Institute lists Alabamians paying more than $0.39 per gallon in taxes on gas. Of that, about $0.21 comes from state taxes and about $0.18
South Carolina's gas tax is going up Monday. Here's how much
South Carolina drivers will be paying an extra two cents on the gallon for gas starting Monday.
How every Alabama county is spending the new gas tax money
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBMA) -- Now that the first phase of Alabama's gas tax increase has taken effect, the first of a two part increase, it's a good time to look at how each county in the state plans to use those funds. No one who drives on Alabama's roads and bridges can deny that serious repairs are needed and the gas tax was passed earlier this year as a way to generate funds to make those critical repairs and upgrades.
What the proposed gas tax increase in Ohio means for drivers
Governor Mike DeWine is supporting an 18-cent per gallon gas tax that ODOT says it needs for future bridge and road repairs.
How San Diego fueled California's gas tax repeal effort
Carl DeMaio stood outside the San Diego County Registrar of Voters Office in April, surrounded by television cameras and boxes filled with ballot petitions. He had spent more than six months prepar...
What you need to know about the SC Gas Tax Credit
Are you eligible for the new South Carolina gas tax credit and, if so, how much is it worth to you? Here’s a look at some quick facts from SCDOR to help calculate your credit and explain how to claim it.
Driving You Crazy: How is the latest gas tax changing Tennessee roadways?
In the first year of the IMPROVE Act, TDOT authorized funds and began working on 377 of the 962 projects identified in the original legislation.
Ohio gas tax goes up 10 cents on Monday
Drivers will see a tax increase of 10.5 cents per gallon on July 1 when new legislation takes effect.
TAX CUT CALCULATOR: So, you got a tax cut. Now what?
So, how are people planning to spend their windfalls, which the Joint Tax Committee says will be worth $264 billion over the next two years? It's an important question for the economy.
Death toll in Russian building collapse climbs to 16, more than 20 missing
The death toll from an apartment building collapse in the Russian city of Magnitogorsk has grown to 16 as rescue workers continue to search for more than 20 people still missing in the rubble. The front half of the 10-story apartment block was leveled by a suspected gas explosion on New Year’s Eve,...
Last holiday weekend before Ohio gas tax goes up 10.5 cents per gallon
Ohio is expected to generate $865 million a year from the gas tax increase.
A Guide to the Propositions on the Nov. 6 Ballot in California, From the Gas Tax Repeal to...
With early voting underway and mail-in ballots having long since been delivered to California homes, political campaigns for the Nov. 6 election have kicked into high gear. Taking up plenty of mailbox space – and television and radio airtime – these days: ads about ballot measures that will affect the entire state.