Senate passes capital gains bill

By: Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record Repealing the exemption could save the state $120 million annually OKLAHOMA CITY – A measure to end the capital gains tax deduction in Oklahoma passed out of the state Senate with overwhelming Republican support on ...

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Cities prepare for teacher walkout (access required)

By: Brian Brus The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Public service agencies are preparing for a flood of displaced students if a teacher strike occurs as planned at the beginning of April. Oklahoma City’s Parks and Recreation Department and the city ...

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Senate passes online sales tax legislation (access required)

By: Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma lawmakers are continuing their fight over taxes on out-of-state retail. The dispute began about two years ago. Some lawmakers wanted to expand Oklahoma’s ability to collect those taxes on online retailers. A ...

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