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Paradigm Tax Group Industry News

Stay informed with the most current Industry News that affects your business and impacts property taxes across the nation.

    More Restrictions Planned for Louisiana's Property Tax Break Program for Manufacturers

    26 Oct, 2016

    Last month, the Louisiana Board of Commerce and Industry deferred action on more than two dozen requests for the Industrial Tax Exemption Program, which would equal about $15 million in property tax...

    Louisiana Stalls $15M in Property Tax Breaks for Manufacturers

    14 Sep, 2016

    The Louisiana Board of Commerce and Industry deferred action on more than two dozen requests for the Industrial Tax Exemption Program on Monday, which would equal about $15 million in property tax...

    Continued Hotel Supply Growth in Oil and Gas Regions Raises Concerns

    4 May, 2016

    After more than a year of weak oil prices, the fallout of roomnight demand in oil-producing areas has waned as supply growth continues its strong upward momentum, which means more trouble ahead for...

    New Jersey, Illinois Ranked Worst States for Property Taxes

    8 Mar, 2016

    Once again, New Jersey and Illinois ranked as the two worst states in the country when it comes to property taxes, according to a new survey from personal finance website WalletHub. In order to...

    US Hotel Industry Reports Strong Performance Metrics

    21 Jan, 2015

    The U.S. hotel industry ended 2014 with a bang, reporting positive results in the three key performance metrics during December 2014, according to data from STR, Inc. Overall, in year-over-year...

    Georgia No. 1 in National Business Climate Ranking Again

    3 Nov, 2014

    For the second year in a row, Georgia took the top spot in Site Selection magazine's Top US Business Climates: 2014. The magazine releases its annual rankings each November. The Peach State had been...

    Louisiana Assessors Want to Lift Oil and Gas Exemptions

    17 Jul, 2014

    Many assessors throughout Louisiana believe current property tax exemptions granted to the oil and gas industry are unequal and not uniform, and are now seeking changes so that the industry pays its...

    Louisiana Tax Commission to Improve Property Tax Oversight

    20 Sep, 2013

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana lawmakers are encouraging the Louisiana Tax Commission to improve their oversight of property taxes, after an audit determined their review by parish tax assessors was...

    Hotels Sold Record 500 Million Room Nights in the First Half of 2012

    14 Aug, 2012

    Despite the dragging economy, the US hotel industry continues to experience strong demand as over 500 million room nights were sold in the first half of 2012, a new record. According to USA Today...

    Bills Allowing for Property Tax Breaks Pass Senate in Louisiana

    25 May, 2012

    Bills that will allow local governments in Louisiana to recruit companies with the promise of exemption from property taxes have passed the Senate easily. According to, the bills call for a...