• Press Release

    Fayetteville Tax Burden Increases

    posted January 31, 2006
    RALEIGH – Local taxes and fees in Fayetteville totaled about $1,354 per resident in 2004, ranking the city 20th out of 26 major N.C. cities in local government costs, according…
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    Hickory’s Tax Ranking Drops

    posted January 31, 2006
    RALEIGH – Local taxes and fees in Hickory totaled about $1,747 per resident in 2004, ranking the city seventh out of 26 major N.C. cities in local government costs, according…
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    Greenville Tax Burden Increases

    posted January 31, 2006
    RALEIGH – Local taxes and fees in Greenville totaled about $1,367 per resident in 2004, ranking the city 19th out of 26 major North Carolina cities for local government costs,…
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    Rocky Mount Taxes Low

    posted January 31, 2006
    RALEIGH – Local taxes and fees in Rocky Mount totaled about $1,222 per resident in 2004, ranking the city 22nd out of 26 major N.C. cities in local government costs,…
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    Triad Tax Burdens Ranked

    posted January 31, 2006
    RALEIGH – Winston-Salem has the highest local tax burden of the Triad’s three major cities, according to a new report from the Center for Local Innovation. Local taxes and fees…
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    Durham Tops Local Tax List

    posted January 31, 2006
    RALEIGH – Local taxes and fees in Durham totaled nearly $1,778 per resident in 2004, ranking the city 4th out of 26 major North Carolina cities for local government costs,…
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    Wilmington 2nd in Tax Burden

    posted January 31, 2006
    RALEIGH – Local taxes and fees in Wilmington totaled about $1,919 per resident in 2004, ranking the city 2nd out of 26 major N.C. cities in local government costs for…
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    Asheville 3rd in Taxes

    posted January 31, 2006
    RALEIGH – Local taxes and fees in Asheville totaled about $1,819 per resident in 2004, ranking the city 3rd out of 26 major N.C. cities in local government costs, according…
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    Why N.C. Can’t Cool the World

    posted January 17, 2006
    RALEIGH – If North Carolina cut its carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, what effect would it have on global warming? Nothing that could be measured, even after 100 years. That’s according…
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    Will Hillary Be Our Next President?

    posted January 10, 2006
    What: John Locke Foundation Headliner Luncheon When: Noon Monday, January 16, 2006 Where: Wilmington Riverside Hilton 301 North Water Street, Wilmington, NC 28401 (Directions are available at johnlocke.org/events)…