Bridgestone Sues Tennessee For $11.7M In Tax Incentives Dispute

With Great Fanfare, State And Local Leaders Announced In 2014 They Had Secured A Deal With Tire Giant Bridgestone Americas To Bring Its U.S. Headquarters — And Hundreds Of New Jobs — To Downtown Nashville. On Wednesday, Bridgestone Filed Suit Against Tennessee To Compel State Officials To Make Good On The Promised Tax Breaks That Helped Seal That Deal.

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TN Tourism Spending Drops More Than 30% In 2020

Tourism Spending In Tennessee Dropped In 2020 For The First Time In 10 Years, According To Data From The U.S. Travel Association And Tourism Economics.

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To-Go Alcohol In Tennessee Remains, But With Added Tax

Of The Many Alcohol-Related Bills That Passed The Tennessee Legislature This Year And Were Signed By Gov. Bill Lee, One Maintains A Popular Pandemic Rule But Taxes Consumers For It.

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Study Finds Tennessee Collects $38M In Court Fines, Fees

A New Report From The Sycamore Institute Shows Tennessee Collects Nearly $38 Million Annually In Fines And Fees Through The Criminal Justice System, While County Governments Are Collecting A Shrinking Amount In Fines And Fees.

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Strip Club Tax In Tennessee Sunsets July 1st

During The Nearly Three Years Since It Came Into Law, Tennessee’s Adult Performance Tax Has Brought The State’s General Fund More Than $750,000. The Tax Is Set To End On July 1 And Some Of The Clubs Affected By The Tax Are Happy To See It Sunset.

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Tennessee House Passes Measure To Make COVID Relief Tax Deductible For Businesses

Some Tennessee Businesses Could Receive More COVID-19 Pandemic Assistance After A Bill That Would Exempt Relief Funds From State Taxes Unanimously Passed The House On Monday Night.

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