State and Local Tax (SALT) attorney Bruce Ely was quoted in Bloomberg BNA on voters passing Amendment 14, which was aimed at protecting hundreds of local Alabama laws. Supporters of Amendment 14 said the proposal would prevent local laws from being struck down in court, including various tax measures.
“It was incredibly important to have that amendment pass,” Ely explained. “That saves over 600 local laws across the state.”
The complete article, “Voters OK Amendment Validating Local Alabama Tax Laws,” appeared in Bloomberg BNA on November 11, 2016. (login required)