Nebraska Tax News

“The Good Life” Improves for Nebraska’s Retirees and Disabled Persons

“The Good Life” is becoming more attractive to Nebraska retirees. The Nebraska legislature has recently approved limiting Social Security and military retirement taxation for Nebraska purposes for tax years beginning January 1, 2015. Iowa has had similar tax breaks for several years, and now Nebraska is becoming more competitive.

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Staying at Home with Nebraska’s Homestead Exemption

States often offer senior citizens, veterans and disabled taxpayers various tax savings opportunities. Nebraska tries to make home ownership more affordable for these taxpayers through the Homestead Exemption which reduces the real estate tax liability for qualifying taxpayers. The annual applications are accepted after February 1st and  before June 30th each year and affect the following year’s real estate tax liability. The eligibility qualifiers are

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Pete Ricketts in search of property tax reform. “This is Nebraska. The fan base is used to winning championships. I know it's a drought right now. But we're ready to turn it all the way around. ... [...]
Mon, Jul 22, 2019
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Nebraska should strive to work constructively on common needs ... because of his or her responsibility for handling tax collections for every local government. “ Those who receive the treasurer's post ... [...]
Mon, Jul 22, 2019
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The pressure is already on to enact business tax incentives early in the session in order to signal to businesses and developers that Nebraska has a new and revised business development package in ... [...]
Sun, Jul 21, 2019
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The pressure is already on to enact business tax incentives early in the session in order to signal to businesses and developers that Nebraska has a new and revised business development package in ... [...]
Sun, Jul 21, 2019
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The pressure is already on to enact business tax incentives early in the session in order to signal to businesses and developers that Nebraska has a new and revised business development package in ... [...]
Sun, Jul 21, 2019
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Howard said she would like to see the fund replenished by raising Nebraska's 64-cent-per-pack cigarette tax. ... [...]
Sat, Jul 20, 2019
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Nebraska wind. We have space. We have speedy wind. And we have a need for the local property tax relief that results from wind developments. We need good rural jobs that come from the companies ... [...]
Sat, Jul 20, 2019
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"He knows property taxes are a big problem," she said ... of a new business tax incentives program to succeed the current Nebraska Advantage Act that expires at the end of 2020. ... [...]
Fri, Jul 19, 2019
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"He knows property taxes are a big problem," she said ... of a new business tax incentives program to succeed the current Nebraska Advantage Act that expires at the end of 2020. ... [...]
Fri, Jul 19, 2019
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The Keep the Money in Nebraska petitions include a proposed state constitutional amendment to legalize expanded gambling at racetracks, along with two proposed laws that would regulate and tax casino ... [...]
Thu, Jul 18, 2019
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