tax amnesty

Capitol Access
3:00 am
Thu May 29, 2014

Tax Amnesty Grab: Unicorns and Fairy Dust

Senators saw a pile of unallocated potential money as part of a House bill to extend the tax amnesty program, and they jumped at it.

“Let’s do something we can go home and say, ‘Yes! We did something for economic development’,” Delhi Senator Francis Thompson urged.

“My amendment will give 25-million dollars to the Board of Regents, to higher education,” New Orleans Senator Karen Carter Peterson offered.

“Let’s put it where we got a 12-billion dollar backlog. Put everything we got into those roads,” Benton Senator Robert Adley pushed for infrastructure funding.

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The Jim Engster Show
3:07 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

MONDAY: Judge Jeanine Pirro, LDOR's Doug Baker, Frank Tavares

Judge Jeanine Pirro

Frequent TV commentator Judge Jeanine Pirro discusses the U.S. Supreme Court and U.S. politics in general.

Louisiana Department of Revenue spokesman Doug Baker talks about the Tax Amnesty program that starts September 23rd.

Frank Tavares, the voice of NPR News Underwrites joins Jim to talk about his career at NPR.


The Jim Engster Show
10:17 am
Thu July 11, 2013

THURSDAY: LDOR's Jason Decuir, Rock Historian Steve Miller

Jim talks with Louisiana Department of Revenue Executive Council Jason Decuir about the Governor's abandoned tax swap plan, the 2013 fiscal Legislative Session and the coming state Tax Amnesty program.

Author Steve Miller discusses his book, "Detroit Rock City", a series of stories of the Motor City's most famous and influential rock & rollers.