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    *G.7       
Meeting Date: 11/07/2016  
Recommended by: Celina Morris Prepared by: Celina Morris, Finance Director
Finance Director Review: Celina Morris  
City Attorney Review: Brett Wallace  
Approved by: Larry Rains Date Submitted: 10/13/2016
Type of Action Requested: Resolution

SUBJECT:
Approve a modification to the intergovernmental agreement (IGA) entered into with the Arizona Department of Revenue (DOR) for the administration of Transaction Privilege Tax, as required under A.R.S. 42-6001.
RECOMMENDATION:
Staff recommends that the Mayor and City Council approve the modification to the Intergovernmental Agreement Between the State of Arizona and The City of Casa Grande, known as Contract No. 615-8.
DISCUSSION:
Approve a modification to the intergovernmental agreement (IGA) entered into with the Arizona Department of Revenue (DOR) for the administration of Transaction Privilege Tax, as required under A.R.S. 42-6001. The IGA allowed for the parties to modify the agreement if necessary by mutual agreement. Several issues were presented to the DOR over the course of the past year; such that a review processes was initiated by the DOR whereby they worked with the AZ League of Cities and key city and town representatives to address each concern.  As a result of the process modifications to the following sections were made:

Section 9.6 Adjustments to Reported Taxes
Section 9.7 Taxpayer Rulings and Uniformity
Section 10 Financing Collection of Taxes
Section 28.1  Relating to Automatic Annual Renewal of the Agreement
Section 28.5  Relating to Annual Review of the IGA

Staff has reviewed the modifications and are not opposed to the changes as presented.  The Modification Document and a brief summary defining the intent and impact of each change is attached.
FISCAL IMPACT:
The Department of Revenue administers the TPT program for the CIty of Casa Grande with funding from the general fund of the State of Arizona. Enhanced collection efforts may be requested and funded by the City in the future at our cost.
ALTERNATIVES:
N/A
Attachments
FIN R-Amendment to the IGA w State of Arizona Department of Revenue re Transaction Privilege Tax TPT Collections.doc
IGA - AZDOR Summary of Changes
IGA - AZDOR - Modifications to CG Contract No. 615-8

  

    

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