refunds http://wwno.org en Unclaimed tax refunds to head to state treasury http://wwno.org/post/unclaimed-tax-refunds-head-state-treasury <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">More than $2.5 million in unclaimed state income tax refunds are scheduled to be deposited into the state treasury on Friday.</p> Tue, 21 Aug 2012 19:13:31 +0000 The Associated Press 18251 at http://wwno.org House: Debit Card Tax Refunds Should Be Optional http://wwno.org/post/house-debit-card-tax-refunds-should-be-optional <p>BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) &mdash; House lawmakers have decided Louisiana taxpayers shouldn&#39;t be required to get their tax refunds on debit cards if they don&#39;t use direct deposit.</p><p>The House unanimously agreed Tuesday to a proposal by Jonesboro Rep. Jim Fannin that would allow people to continue to get a paper check if they don&#39;t want the debit card.</p><p>Louisiana&#39;s revenue department has replaced refund checks with pre-paid Chase Visa cards for taxpayers who don&#39;t get their refunds through direct deposit, as a way to save money.</p> Wed, 09 May 2012 14:24:51 +0000 The Associated Press 10619 at http://wwno.org