
12grade economics
suppose that your state raises its sales tax from 5 percent to 6 percent. the state revenue commissioner forecasts a 20 percent increase in sales tax revenue . is this plausible? explain.
asked by aa on January 5, 2010 
Economics
Suppose that your state raises its sales tax from 5 percent to 6 percent. The state revenue commissioner forecasts a 20 percent increase in sales tax revenue. Is this plausible? Explain. I would think not, because wouldn't the increase in sales tax shut
asked by Mary on November 14, 2006 
Economics
Suppose that your state raises its sales tax from 5 percent to 6 percent. The state revenue commissioner forecasts a 20 percent increase in sales tax revenue. Is this plausible? Explain. I would think not, because wouldn't the increase in sales tax shut
asked by Marry on November 17, 2006 
Java Programming
I'm a beginner to Java and I need to know how to do the following: Write a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the
asked by P on October 31, 2010 
programming
Write a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount
asked by ignatius on April 28, 2016 
computer science
Write a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount
asked by ignatius on April 18, 2016 
Computer Science
Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should the compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount
asked by AB on May 17, 2012 
micro economic
The sales tax rate applied to all purchases within a state was 0.04 (4 percent) throughout 2006 but increased to 0.05 (5 percent) during all of 2007. The state government collected all taxes due, but its tax revenues were equal to $40 million each year.
asked by Anonymous on October 17, 2010 
math
2. The sales tax rate applied to all purchases within a state was 0.04 (4 percent) throughout 2006 but increased to 0.05 (5 percent) during all of 2007. The state government collected all taxes due, but its tax revenues were equal to $40 million each year.
asked by tony on June 20, 2013 
Compter programing Design
Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should the compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount
asked by BJ on October 18, 2010 
Computer Programming Design
Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent (.04) and the county tax is 2 percent (.02). The program should display the amount
asked by Dornica on May 2, 2009 
Statistics
Bookstore has a website for which 90 percent of their book sales are to out of state customers and not subject to the collection of sales tax . The sample proportion of all sales to out of state customers from samples of size 100 will vary in repeated
asked by Teresa on April 3, 2016 
12th grade Economics
The chapter states that the elderly population in the U.S. is growing more rapidly than the total population. In particular, the number of the total workers is rising slowly, while the number of retirees is rising quickly. Concerned about the future of
asked by Emily on October 12, 2009 
Math
Pat must pay a 6 percent state sales tax and a 2 percent city sales tax on school supplies. If the price of the supplies tax before taxes is $30.00, what is the total amount tha Pat must pay In Sales tax? A $0.25 B $0.90 C $1.80 D $2.40 E $2.60
asked by Anonymous on July 30, 2013 
Economics
David lives in Manhattan, where the combined state/local sales tax is 8.375 percent. David just purchased a digital camera that was priced at $800. Determine the sales tax he paid by calculating 8.375 percent of $800 (multiply by 0.08375). How much sales
asked by Kesha on March 16, 2015 
public finance
A worker lives in a state that has its own income tax. The worker is in the 31 percent federal tax bracket. In addition, he is subject to a 9 percent MTR for his state income tax. Assume that mortgage interest is deductible both on his federal and state
asked by Anonymous on January 25, 2011 
Public Finance
A worker lives in a state that has its own income tax. The worker is in the 31 percent federal tax bracket. In addition, he is subject to a 9 percent MTR for his state income tax. Assume that mortgage interest is deductible both on his federal and state
asked by Melvin on January 24, 2011 
financial Managerial
The State of Idaho issued $2,000,000 of seven percent coupon, 20year semiannual payment, taxexempt bonds five years ago. The bonds had five years of call protection, but now the state can call the bonds if it chooses to do so. The call premium would be
asked by abdelrazeg on April 9, 2011 
government(taxes)
I am looking for a list of California state taxes. So far this all I have: 1) Sales Tax 2) Trash tax 3) Electricity tax 4) State income tax 5) Gasoline tax 6) Property tax 7) Federal telephone excise tax 8) Excise tax 9) social security tax 10)
asked by lou on August 3, 2008 
math
Raymond bought a used truck for $18,800. If the sales tax in his state is 7 percent, what was the final price for his car?
asked by Lenord on July 22, 2015 
business math
Samantha Vega gross weekly salary is 600 dollars her weekly federal withholding is 35 dollars . the Social Security tax is 6.2 percent of the first 90,000 . the Medicare tax is 1.45 percent of gross pay. this state tax is 1.5 percent of gross pay. each
asked by lauran on March 5, 2013 
Statistics
The home states of a certain group of people are distributed as follows: 54 percent are from MISSOURI, 27 percent are from KANSAS, and 19 percent are from IOWA. (No one in the group had a home state other than one of these three.) (Note: Your answer to the
asked by Mal on March 22, 2016 
Statistics
The home states of a certain group of people are distributed as follows: 53 percent are from MISSOURI, 21 percent are from KANSAS, and 26 percent are from IOWA. (No one in the group had a home state other than one of these three.) (Note: Your answer to the
asked by Lucy King on March 20, 2012 
math
Sam brought a stereo or a total of $ 676.24 including state saes tax. the state sales tax rate is 7%. what was the total amout of sales tax on the stero
asked by no name on August 28, 2012 
Public Finance
Your state has a retail sales tax of 10 percent but it exempts food, prescription drugs, and all services including housing services, repair services, and consumption of electricity and other public utility services. Use supplyanddemand analysis to
asked by Sha on February 7, 2011 
economics
2. Your state has a retail sales tax of 10 percent but it exempts food, prescription drugs, and all services including housing services, repair services, and consumption of electricity and other public utility services. Use supplyanddemand analysis to
asked by joom on November 22, 2014 
ECONOMICS
Suppose you are a typical person in the U.S. economy. You pay 4 percent of your income in state income tax and 15.3 percent of your labor earnings in federal payroll taxes (employer and employee shares combined). You also pay federal income taxes as in
asked by Anonymous on April 22, 2010 
geometry
seven and one half percent is equivalent to the decimal number 0.075. if the salestax rate is seven and a half percent, what is the sales tax on a $10.00 purchase?
asked by Anonymous on January 12, 2012 
economics
Suppose the income tax rate schedule is 0 percent on the first $10,000; 10 percent on the next $20,000; 20 percent on the next $20,000; 30 percent on the next $20,000; and 40 percent on any income over $70,000. Family A earns $28,000 a year and Family B
asked by Margary on June 23, 2009 
tax accounting
bruce wilson won 2 million in the state lottery. the lottery pays out the prize money in 20 annual installments of 100,000 each. After receiving three 100,000 installments, bruce sold the remaining 1.7 million of payments for 1 million. He wants to report
asked by will smithe on June 9, 2011 
Math
CHECK AND CORRECT MY ANSWERS PLEASE!! ASAP!! THANKS!!xx Write the fraction 5/6 as a percent. Round to the nearest hundredth of a percent where necessary. 33.33% 66.67% 83.33%** 1.20% Write the decimal 0.237 as a percent. 0.237% 2.37% 23.7%** 237% Ashley
asked by CHECK AND CORRECT ANSWERS on December 5, 2017 
accounting
Fergie has the choice between investing in a State of New York bond at 5.8 percent and a Surething bond at 9.2 percent. Assuming that both bonds have the same nontax characteristics and that Fergie has a 30 percent marginal tax rate, what interest rate
asked by Sherianna Johnson on August 22, 2018 
Civics
Brie's dad said that a state income tax would help the financial crisis by balancing the budget. Which would be the most effective way for Brie's dad to contribute his ideas to a plan for balancing the state budget? He should send a letter to each
asked by jeje on January 20, 2015 
CIVICS!!!
Brie's dad said that a state income tax would help the financial crisis by balancing the budget. Which would be the most effective way for Brie's dad to contribute his ideas to a plan for balancing the state budget? A. He should send a letter to each
asked by Jasmine on January 20, 2014 
Math
The sales tax rate for the state of Washington was 8.3%. What is the state sales tax on a $4,300 car in Washington? What is the final cost of the car, including tax?
asked by Marissa on August 27, 2019 
math
A bond has an average return of 6.8 percent and a standard deviation of 4.6 percent. What range of returns would you expect to see 68 percent of the time? a. 2.2 percent to 11.4 percent b. 4.6 percent to 11.4 percent c. 4.6 percent to 22.8 percent d. 11.4
asked by Emi on May 7, 2009 
finance
4. a. Someone in the 36 percent tax bracket can earn 9 percent annually on her investments in a taxexempt IRA account. What will be the value of a onetime $10,000 investment in 5 years? 10 years? 20 years? b. Suppose the preceding 9 percent return is
asked by jone on April 11, 2013 
American Constitutional Law
The Fourteenth Amendment’s Due Process Clause restricts a state’s authority to tax outofstate individuals unless: A. there is a “minimum contact” between a state and the person taxed. B. the person’s parents were born in the state. C. the state
asked by Amanda on February 27, 2015 
algebra
A woman owns a small, cashonly business in a state that requires her to charge 5% sales tax on each item she sells. At the beginning of the day, she has $200 in the cash register. At the end of the day, she has $1,103 in the register. How much money
asked by Anonymous on February 11, 2016 
algebra
A woman owns a small, cashonly business in a state that requires her to charge 7% sales tax on each item she sells. At the beginning of the day, she has $210 in the cash register. At the end of the day, she has $1,173.00 in the register. How much money
asked by Keonn'a on August 30, 2018 
math
whats 70.00 the selling price (this part percent whole) sales tax 5 percent so whats the sales tax
asked by kiana on February 1, 2013 
math
you find a sales receipt from a store that shows the total price as $40, and the total amount paid including sales tax as $42. a. Write an equation you can use to find the sales tax rate r. b. Can you use r to find the percent for the sales tax?
asked by robin on February 12, 2018 
Math
A woman owns a small, cashonly business in a state that requires her to charge 6% sales tax on each item she sells. At the beginning of the day, she has $290 in the cash register. At the end of the day, she has $1200 in the register. How much money should
asked by Gabriel on September 30, 2014 
math
Maribel's city imposes a tax that is 40% of the state tax she pays. Her taxable income is $198.50 per week. Her state imposes tax at a rate of 5%. How much state and local tax is withheld from her weekly pay?
asked by shaun on May 16, 2013 
consumer math
Maribel's city imposes a tax that is 40% of the state tax she pays. Her taxable income is $198.50 per week. Her state imposes tax at a rate of 5%. How much state and local tax is withheld from her weekly pay?
asked by bobby on June 27, 2011 
homework
Maribel's city imposes a tax that is 40% of the state tax she pays. Her taxable income is $198.50 per week. Her state imposes tax at a rate of 5%. How much state and local tax is withheld from her weekly pay?
asked by Anonymous on November 3, 2010 
math
Maribel's city imposes a tax that is 40% of the state tax she pays. Her taxable income is $198.50 per week. Her state imposes tax at a rate of 5%. How much state and local tax is withheld from her weekly pay?
asked by tynequa on September 20, 2010 
math
Maribel's city imposes a tax that is 40% of the state tax she pays. Her taxable income is $198.50 per week. Her state imposes tax at a rate of 5%. How much state and local tax is withheld from her weekly pay?
asked by kk on April 8, 2013 
accountingincome tax
During the current year, Deborah Baronne, a single individual, paid the following amounts: Federal income tax $10,000 State income tax $4,000 Real estate taxes on land $1,400 State sales tax $2,000
asked by tara on September 1, 2013 
math
Suppose you are turning in a receipt to your ward financial clerk for a reimbursement and unfortunately only the final amount of $57.93 is showing on the receipt. The ward clerk asks for your help to calculate how much went to state sales tax (which is
asked by emma on May 4, 2013 
arithmetic
what does127.00 minus 15 percent plus 6 percent sales tax equal?
asked by Silver Creek on December 17, 2010 
Math Problem (please help)
State sales tax is based on retail price. An item that sells for $115.99 has a sales tax of $8.12. Find a mathematical model that gives the amount of sales tax y in terms of the retail price x. (Round the coefficient to two decimal places.) y = Use the
asked by Angie on September 10, 2014 
Math
Seven and one half percent is equivalent to the decimal number 0.075. If the sales tax rate is 7.50 what is the sales tax on a $10.00 purchase?
asked by Jay on February 17, 2016 
math
7.Write the ratio of 4 1/3 to 6 in simplest form. 13/3 TO 6/1 8.On the blueprint of Lauren's new office building, the scale is 9 in. equals 8 ft. What will be the actual length of Lauren's office if it measures 6 in. long on the blueprint? Give your answer
asked by p on October 2, 2009 
MathMy Answer
Thank you Reiny! Now I must continue :o) Say for example 34,567 is the total population of some state. 12,345 is the total number of arrestees (categorized into 5 races) in that state. The total number of Blacks arrested is 2,345 and the total number of
asked by Alicia on May 5, 2007 
Math please check answer
Amy bought a computer for a total of $676.24 In the state where she lives the sales tax is 7% What is the amount of her sales tax ? I got $44.24
asked by Mercie on November 29, 2007 
finance
5.Capital Co. has a capital structure, based on current market values, that consists of 21 percent debt, 9 percent preferred stock, and 70 percent common stock. If the returns required by investors are 10 percent, 12 percent, and 17 percent for the debt,
asked by trixie on September 28, 2013 
Corporate Finance
5.Capital Co. has a capital structure, based on current market values, that consists of 21 percent debt, 9 percent preferred stock, and 70 percent common stock. If the returns required by investors are 10 percent, 12 percent, and 17 percent for the debt,
asked by Stephanie on April 15, 2014 
Math
Lydia pays $3 sales tax on a $50 purchase. Find the sales tax rate in her state.
asked by Anonymous on April 25, 2019 
Math questions
1. Shawn Fitzgerald finds a suitable property and agrees upon a selling price of $137,900. The mortgage company requires a 20% down payment and Shawn chooses to finance the property for 30 years at 8%. What is the total amount of interest charged, rounded
asked by Nadia on March 28, 2015 
math
1. Shawn Fitzgerald finds a suitable property and agrees upon a selling price of $137,900. The mortgage company requires a 20% down payment and Shawn chooses to finance the property for 30 years at 8%. What is the total amount of interest charged, rounded
asked by Nadia on March 29, 2015 
Corporate Finance
Suppose a company will issue new 5 year debt with a face value of $1000 and a coupon rate of 8 percent, paid annually.If the issuing price is $1080 and the tax rate is 40 percent.what is the aftertax cost of debt?If the expected rate of return of the
asked by Jing on June 28, 2015 
IFSM 300
The sales department tells management that they can increase revenue by 20 percent by increasing sales 20 percent, but the production department says that to achieve that number of units, they will have to buy a new piece of equipment that will add
asked by Anonymous on October 27, 2013 
finance
Collins Office Supplies is considering a more liberal credit policy to increase sales, but expects that 9 percent of the new accounts will be uncollectible. Collection costs are 5 percent of new sales, production and selling costs are 78 percent, and
asked by cindi on January 18, 2010 
math
A theater group made appearances in two states. The hotel charges before tax in the second state were $1000 lower than in the first. The tax on the hotel bill was 4% in the first state and 9% in the second. After the trip, the total tax paid on
asked by Anonymous on November 18, 2009 
Math
After sales tax is added the total cost of 58.00 dollars purchade is 61.48 dollars What is the sales tax rate on the purchase? The bill at a restaurant is $59.29. Estimate the amount to leave for a tip of 15% The average snowfall each winter at a ski
asked by Ryan on March 5, 2013 
MATh
Which expression means y is three times the size of x? A. Y= x + 3 B. Y = x over 3 c. Y = x  3 D. y = 3x A manufacturing company's sales decreased by 0.1%. Which of the following is equivalent to 0.1%? F. One percent G. One  tenth percent H. one
asked by Eric Chanto on April 19, 2011 
finance
The Nutrex Corporation wants to calculate its weighted average cost of capital. Its target capital structure weights are 40 percent longterm debt and 60 percent common equity. The beforetax cost of debt is estimated to be 10 percent and the company is in
asked by san on September 12, 2012 
Louisiana History
1. What is the primary role of the attorney general? A. Manages the state's money. B. Provides opinions on questions of law. C. Serves as the chief election officer for Louisiana **** D. Defends the Great Seal of the state of Louisiana.
asked by Student on January 7, 2017 
Math
1)A bakery can sell muffins for $1 each. If it costs the bakery $5 to make 20 muffins, what percent of the money made from muffins sales is profit? 2) A community is considering increasing the sales tax rate 0.5% to fund a new sports arena. If the tax rate
asked by Betsy on February 26, 2013 
Programming in Python
A customer in a store is purchasing five items. Design a program in python that asks for the price of each item, and then displays the subtotal of the sale, the amount of the sales tax , and the total. Assume the sales tax is 6 percent.
asked by Mona on September 7, 2012 
Math Help
1.The Census Bureau estimates that in 2025, 20 of 50 states will have a Spanishspeaking majority. What percent of the states will have a Spanishspeaking majority? A. 20% B. 30% C. 40%*** D. 50% 2. What percent of 25 is 10? A. 10=p*25;40% B. 10=p*25;250%
asked by Callie on December 8, 2014 
American Constitutional Law
Under the Due Process Clause, in order for a state to tax outofstate individuals, there must be a(n) __________ between a state and the person taxed. A. contract B. minimum contact C. longterm relationship D. agreement to tax Is it A?
asked by Amanda on February 27, 2015 
Phsysical Education
need information on, if you have completed your degree from a university in Alabama, but decided to move to another state, what would you need to be able to teach in that state. Include everything you would need to teach in that state, degrees, exams,
asked by LW on February 18, 2008 
Physical Education
I need information on, if you have completed your degree from a university in Alabama, but decided to move to another state, what would you need to be able to teach in that state. Include everything you would need to teach in that state, degrees, exams,
asked by LW on February 17, 2008 
P.ed
I need information on, if you have completed your degree from a university in Alabama, but decided to move to another state, what would you need to be able to teach in that state. Include everything you would need to teach in that state, degrees, exams,
asked by LW on February 20, 2008 
Algebra Grade 7
when hugo was 9 years old he was 56 inches tall. hugo is now 12 years old and he is 62 inches tall. fins the percent of increase in hugos height to the nearest tenth a customer earned 3262.50 interest on a 9month cd. how much was the opening deposit total
asked by rawr... im a dinosaur.... rawr on October 20, 2012 
Civics
Under which circumstances might a U.S. president send federal soldiers to enforce order in a state? A. if a state needed help collecting income tax B. if a state's elected governor committed a crime C. if a state collected tolls on an interstate highway D.
asked by Uhhis on February 5, 2020 
Finance
Collins Office Supplies is considering a more liberal credit policy to increase sales, but expects that 9 percent of the new accounts will be uncollectible. Collection costs are 5 percent of new sales, production and selling costs are 78 percent, and
asked by Alisha on July 4, 2009 
college
Collins Office Supplies is considering a more liberal credit policy to increase sales, but expects that 9 percent of the new accounts will be uncollectible. Collection costs are 5 percent of new sales, production and selling costs are 78 percent, and
asked by Alisha on July 4, 2009 
Physical Education
if you have completed your degree from a university in Alabama, but decided to move to another state, what would you need to be able to teach in that state. Include everything you would need to teach in that state; degrees, exams, certifications, etc. Also
asked by Anonymous on March 5, 2008 
cost of debt
Peyton’s Colt Farm issued a 30year, 7 percent semiannual bond 7 years ago. The bond currently sells for 94 percent of its face value. The company’s tax rate is 35 percent. What is the pre tax cost of debt?
asked by Anonymous on November 9, 2013 
Texas Government
According to the text, what is the current combined state and local sales tax rate in Texas? a. Texas has no state tax rate; only local rates apply. b. 2% c. 6.25% d. 8.25% A is the correct answer? Since in the text it says Texans pay only federal income
asked by HM on November 23, 2011 
Personal finance
I am in the 30 percent conbined federa and state tax bracket, how much less in taxes will I pay if I purchase a $210,000 home.
asked by Dorothy on November 15, 2009 
accounting
ER Medical Supplies had sales of 2,000 units at $160 per unit last year. The marketing manager projects a 25 percent increase in univolume this year with a 10 percent price increase. Returned merchandise will represent 5 percent of total sales. What is
asked by tammie on January 22, 2008 
fiance
Use the following statistics from Robert Morris Associates' Annual Statement Studies to answer the following question(s). Net sales 100.0 percent Cost of sales 59.9 percent Gross profit 40.1 percent Operating expenses 31.2 percent Net profit (before taxes)
asked by kimberly on August 25, 2010 
BUSINESS
The sales department tells management that they can increase revenue by 20 percent by increasing sales 20 percent, but the production department says that to achieve that number of units, they will have to buy a new piece of equipment that will add
asked by LUCY on June 5, 2013 
IFSM 300
1. The sales department tells management that they can increase revenue by 20 percent by increasing sales 20 percent, but the production department says that to achieve that number of units, they will have to buy a new piece of equipment that will add
asked by Skyla on August 23, 2013 
IFSM 300
The sales department tells management that they can increase revenue by 20 percent by increasing sales 20 percent, but the production department says that to achieve that number of units, they will have to buy a new piece of equipment that will add
asked by lisa on February 26, 2014 
Math
The percent of sales tax is 6%. What is the sales tax on a skateboard that costs $98?
asked by Mildred on March 13, 2016 
fnance
A firm has net income of $2,610 and a tax rate of 33 percent. The revenue is $20,400, costs are 78 percent of sales, and interest expense is $100. What is the depreciation expense for the year?
asked by Anonymous on February 6, 2017 
algebra
The price of a pair of shoes is $63.20. The sales tax rate is 4.5 percent. How much sales tax would you pay if you bought these shoes?
asked by lol on March 17, 2012 
Math
Phil Smith is a car salesman. Last week his total sales amounted to $27,650.00, and he received $1,382.50 in commission. What is his rate of commission? A. 4.8 percent B. 5 percent C. 23 percent D. 17 percent I think C or D?
asked by Sarah on January 14, 2015 
Eko
MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money to the state government. .Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item after tax has been added?
asked by Ngozi on November 6, 2013 
Pre Algebra
Help me with these! If I dont finish this test, my mom is gonna make me quit gymnastics forever, and I have a meet coming up! Please from the kindness of your heart, Explain how to work this out. But dont call me a cheater because im not here to have it
asked by Netflix&Poptarts!LOL on December 17, 2018 
finance
mr. brown is in the 10percent federal income tax bracket and wants to invest $8000 in interestearning assests. Mr. Black is in the 35percent bracket and wants to invest $15,000 . The current rate on a typical highquality taxexempt municipal bond is 5
asked by zana on December 30, 2012 
government
A shift towaard cooperative federalism was evidenced by President Obama's support of the stimulus bill that included temporary_______funding for_______functions such as education and public safety. A.federal;state B.state;state C.state;federal
asked by Carrie on January 6, 2015 
math
sales tax is 8.2 percent find the sales taxes on a purchase of 273.00.
asked by Emma on November 14, 2014 
Finance
ER Medical Supplies had sales of 2,000 units at $160 per unit last year. The marketing manager projects a 25 percent increase in unit volume this year with a 10 percent price increase. Returned merchandise will represent 5 percent of total sales. What is
asked by Joceline on September 19, 2010 
Intro to programming
Tip, Tax and Total question? Design a program that calculates the total amount of a meal purchased at a restaurant in raptor, the program has to ask user the charge of food, calculate the amount of a 15 percent tip, and 7 percent sales tax, display each of
asked by Amy on October 10, 2012