Tax & Accounting Blog

Peace Out, Climax Springs

Peace Out, Climax Springs

Climax Springs, Camden County’s smallest village founded in southwest Missouri roughly 130 years ago, has voted 28-6 in favor of dissolution.  Although fond memories and a sense of community ownership may have been a reservation for many longtime residents, the community struggled to maintain the leadership needed to take care of essential services, namely road maintenance.  With only one remaining … Read More

De-annexation Bill Has Big Implications For Tennessee Cities

De-annexation Bill Has Big Implications For Tennessee Cities

House Bill 779, which failed at the conclusion of the 2015 legislative session, made a reappearance less than a year later just as supporters promised, passing easily with a 68-to-25 vote in the House.  This bill allows a pathway for residents of certain neighborhoods to de-annex themselves through a petition referendum if the annexation occurred on or after … Read More