Restaurant surcharges for ballot measures, COVID expenses are reminder to check your bill

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Ann Siner of My Sister’s Closet and Judge John Buttrick in their litigation efforts against 208.)  By Russ Wiles | Arizona Republic When a Cave Creek restaurant recently placed what some viewed as a politically motivated surcharge on patron bills, it ruffled some feathers. It also underscored the importance for customers to check their bills carefully because surprising charges …

Customers angry after north Phoenix restaurant adding ‘Prop 208’ surcharge to bills

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Ann Siner of My Sister’s Closet and Judge John Buttrick in their litigation efforts against 208.) (Photo Source: Brad Duell) By Briana Whitney | AZFamily PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) – People are now saying they won’t be going to a north Phoenix restaurant anymore after they’ve started charging customers extra on their bill for “Prop 208.” …

PROP 208, Higher Taxes And Businesses Leaving Arizona: An iHeart Radio Interview With Tom Galvin, Attorney At Rose Law Group

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Ann Siner of My Sister’s Closet and Judge John Buttrick in their litigation efforts against 208.)   By Billy Harfosh | iHeartMedia Rose Law Group attorney Tom Galvin talks to Show Up Arizona on iHeart Radio about Prop 208 and the measure’s unconstitutionality. Help fund the litigation effort of a small business owner and retired Judge in challenging the …

Judge Hears Arguments Over Whether To Nix Education Tax

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Ann Siner of My Sister’s Closet and Judge John Buttrick in their litigation efforts against 208.) By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services PHOENIX — The fate of a voter-approved tax on the rich to fund education could depend on whether a judge believes the money raised will be “grants” to school districts. The Invest in Ed group that backed …

New Federal Stimulus Details Outlined By Rose Law Group Attorney Tom Galvin

By Tom Galvin | Rose Law Group Reporter This new stimulus bill finally passed by Congress is about $900 billion, which is less than half the size of the $2.2 trillion stimulus bill passed last March. It includes $284 billion in Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funding for businesses and $600 stimulus checks for each adult and child, per income limits. Funding is provided for testing, tracing, and vaccine distribution, …

Amid Bay Area Exodus, New Factor Emerges For States Luring Headquarters

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Ann Siner of My Sister’s Closet and Judge John Buttrick in their litigation efforts against 208.)  By Mark Calvey | San Francisco Business Times Bay Area companies leaving California often cite lower taxes and a business-friendly environment in requirements for their new hometown. But another factor could be emerging on the wish list for their new destination: A difficulty …

Arizona’s Prop. 208 Tax Hike Triggers Landmark Recovery’s HQ Exodus To Tennessee

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Ann Siner of My Sister’s Closet and Judge John Buttrick in their litigation efforts against 208.) By Adam Sichko | Nashville Business Journal COURTESY OF LANDMARK RECOVERY Matthew Boyle, CEO and co-founder of Landmark Recovery. On Nov. 5, a majority of voters in Arizona approved a 3.5% income tax surcharge on the state’s highest earners. Fifteen days later, Matthew Boyle …

Priorities For New State Senate Finance Committee Chair Include Mitigating Devastating Effects Of Prop. 208

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Ann Siner of My Sister’s Closet and Judge John Buttrick in their litigation efforts against 208.) By Glenn Hamer | Chamber Business News Arizona, like the nation as a whole, is experiencing an uneven recovery from the initial economic impacts of the pandemic. What that means is that some sectors of the economy have rebounded sharply, while others remain in …