Finance and Administration Cabinet - Archived Headlines

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  • State Property and Buildings Commission
    Wednesday, May 14, 2014
    State Property and Buildings Commission 11 a.m., May 16, 2014 Room 182, Capitol Annex
  • Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification
    Wednesday, May 14, 2014
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday in room 381 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Kentucky River Authority Meets May 14
    Tuesday, May 13, 2014
    The Kentucky River Authority will hold meeting No. 171 at 1 p.m. Wednesday. The meeting will be held at the Bush Building, 403 Wapping Street, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Kentucky River Authority Meets May 14
    Tuesday, May 13, 2014
    The Kentucky River Authority will hold meeting No. 171 at 1 p.m. Wednesday. The meeting will be held at the High Bridge Pavilion, 4865 High Bridge Road, Wilmore, Kentucky.
  • State Fleet Vehicle Auction 10 a.m., May 13
    Monday, May 05, 2014
    Approximately 150 vehicles will be auctioned off starting at 10 a.m. on May 13, at the State Service Garage, 513 Barrett St. in Frankfort.
  • Request for Information Released for Broadband Project:
    Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    The Kentucky Finance and Administration Cabinet has released a request for information (RFI) to determine what interest companies, municipal utilities and electric cooperatives have in working with the state on providing middle-mile fiber backbone infrastructure for high-capacity network connectivity – which will allow homes and businesses to access high-speed broadband Internet reliably.
  • State Investment Commission to Meet March 24
    Thursday, March 20, 2014
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will meet Monday, March 24, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. EDT in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • New e-Learning Centers Get Surplus Computers
    Tuesday, March 11, 2014
    In a recent partnership between the Commonwealth Office of Broadband Outreach and Development and the Office of Regional Outreach at Murray State University, the state is donating 125 refurbished computers to be used in new eLearning centers in four western Kentucky counties.
  • Meeting Notice
    Thursday, February 27, 2014
    The Kentucky Local Correction Facilities Construction Authority will meet Feb. 27, 2014 at 1 p.m. in Room 381 of the Capitol Annex in Frankfort.
  • Meeting Notices
    Wednesday, February 12, 2014
    The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission (ALCo) will meet Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at 10 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky, 40601. Immediately following adjournment of the ALCo meeting, the State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will convene at approximately 10:10 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee to Meet Feb. 6
    Tuesday, February 04, 2014
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee will meet Feb. 6 at 1 p.m. in room 381 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting Notice
    Friday, January 31, 2014
    The Kentucky Local Correction Facilities Construction Authority will meet Feb. 3, 2014 at 11 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex in Frankfort.
  • State Property and Buildings Commission to Meet
    Wednesday, January 15, 2014
    State Property and Buildings Commission 11 a.m., Jan. 16, 2014 Room 182, Capitol Annex
  • 2014 Limited Edition Ornament Commemorates Governor’s Mansion Centennial
    Monday, December 16, 2013
    Just in time for your holiday gift giving, the Kentucky Division of Historic Properties announces the release of the Kentucky Governor's Mansion ornament to commemorate the centennial anniversary of the Commonwealth's architectural landmark in 2014.
  • Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee to Meet Dec 13
    Thursday, December 12, 2013
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will meet Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • State Investment Commission to Meet Dec. 11
    Monday, December 09, 2013
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday Dec. 11, 2013, at 1 p.m. EST in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Dept. of Revenue: No increase in tax interest rate for 2014
    Friday, November 22, 2013
    The Kentucky Department of Revenue has set the 2014 tax interest rate, which remains unchanged from the previous two years.
  • Historic Properties Advisory Commission to Meet Nov. 7
    Wednesday, November 06, 2013
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission will meet at noon, Nov. 7, 2013, at the Old Governor’s Mansion, 420 High Street, Frankfort, Ky.
  • State Property and Buildings Commission Meeting
    Wednesday, September 11, 2013
    State Property and Buildings Commission 1 p.m., Sept. 12, 2013 Room 182, Capitol Annex, Frankfort, KY
  • Kentucky Turnpike Authority to Meet Aug. 14
    Tuesday, August 13, 2013
    The Kentucky Turnpike Authority will meet Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • State Property and Buildings Commission
    Tuesday, August 13, 2013
    State Property and Buildings Commission 1 p.m., Aug. 14, 2013 Room 182, Capitol Annex, Frankfort
  • State Fleet Vehicle Auction 10 a.m. on Aug. 6
    Thursday, August 01, 2013
    Nearly 225 vehicles and several pallets of used tires are slated to be auctioned off starting at 10 a.m. on Aug. 6, at the State Service Garage, 513 Barrett St. in Frankfort.
  • Minority, Women Business Enterprise Certification
    Monday, July 29, 2013
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee will meet July 30, 2013, at 9 a.m. in room 381 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation
    Thursday, July 25, 2013
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will meet Friday, July 26, 2013, at 11 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • State Property and Buildings Commission
    Friday, July 12, 2013
    State Property and Buildings Commission July 12, 2013
  • State Property Tax Rate Remains Unchanged for 2013
    Wednesday, July 03, 2013
    The Kentucky Department of Revenue has set the 2013 State Real Property Tax Rate at 12.2 cents per $100 of assessed value.
  • Asset Liability Commission and State Property and Buildings Commission to meet June 18
    Monday, June 17, 2013
    The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission (ALCo) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at 10 a.m. in Room 285 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky, 40601. Immediately following adjournment of the ALCo meeting, the State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will convene at approximately 10:15 a.m. in Room 285 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • MEETING NOTICE
    Wednesday, June 12, 2013
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Friday, June 14, 2013, at 10 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of Historic Properties Advisory Commission
    Tuesday, June 11, 2013
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission will meet at noon, June 13, 2013, at the Old Governor’s Mansion, 420 High Street, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Media Invited to River Sweep, Participate in Pre-Cleanup Photo
    Thursday, June 06, 2013
    The Kentucky River Authority invites media to Fort Boonesborough State Park Beach to announce the 2013 River Sweep for the Kentucky River Basin on Monday, June 10, at 10 a.m. Media will have the opportunity to travel by boat to take pre-cleanup photos of the Kentucky River in Pool 9, just south of Lexington.
  • Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee Meets May 31
    Thursday, May 30, 2013
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will meet Friday, May 31, 2013, at 11 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • State Property and Buildings Commission
    Friday, May 17, 2013
    State Property and Buildings Commission May 20, 2013 2:30 p.m. Room 182, Capitol Annex, Frankfort
  • Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification
    Tuesday, May 14, 2013
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee will meet May 15, 2013 at 9 a.m. in room 381 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Re-Interment Service Held for Remains Found, Exhumed at Eastern State Hospital
    Tuesday, May 14, 2013
    A ceremony of remembrance today marked the re-interment of the remains of 178 individuals that were exhumed in 2011 on the Eastern State Hospital Campus in Lexington, now home to a new Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) education facility.
  • Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification
    Monday, May 13, 2013
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee will meet May 15, 2013 at 9 a.m. in room 381 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Re-Interment Service for Remains Found,
    Friday, May 10, 2013
    The remains of 178 individuals will be re-interred at the Eastern State Hospital Cemetery on Tuesday, May 14 after a short ceremony beginning at 11 a.m. The ceremony will be held in the gymnasium of the Megowan Building on the ESH campus at 4th Street and Newtown Pike
  • Meeting of the Kentucky Local Correction Facilities Construction Authority
    Friday, May 10, 2013
    The Kentucky Local Correction Facilities Construction Authority will meet at 1 p.m. on May 13, 2013 in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex in Frankfort.
  • Recovery Kentucky Task Force
    Thursday, May 09, 2013
    Recovery Kentucky Task Force Meeting May 10
  • State Vehicle Auction 10 a.m. on March 26
    Friday, March 22, 2013
    Nearly 175 vehicles, including more than 60 cargo and passenger vans, are being retired from the state motor pool and will be auctioned off March 26. Approximately 100 used tires, not usually offered at auction, will also be sold.
  • Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification
    Monday, March 18, 2013
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee will meet March 20, 2013 at 9 a.m. in room 381 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • MEETING ADVISORY
    Monday, March 18, 2013
    State Property and Buildings Commission March 19, 2013 10:30 a.m. Room 182, Capitol Annex
  • Reminder: April 15 is Deadline for Filing Income Taxes
    Friday, March 15, 2013
    The Kentucky Department of Revenue reminds everyone that income taxes are due Monday, April 15, 2013. New this year is “Where’s My Refund,” an online resource that allows taxpayers to check the status of their 2012 individual income tax refund.
  • State Investment Commission Meets March 11
    Thursday, March 14, 2013
    The State Investment Commission will hold a meeting on Monday, March 11, 2013, at 1 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Kentucky River Authority Meets March 6
    Tuesday, March 05, 2013
    The Kentucky River Authority will hold meeting No. 165 on March 6, 2013, at 1 p.m. The meeting will be held in the 2nd floor conference room of the Bush Building, 403 Wapping St., Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Division of Surplus Property Holds Spot Bid Sale March 6
    Tuesday, March 05, 2013
    The Kentucky Division of Surplus Property will hold a spot bid sale for general merchandise March 6, 2013, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The sale, similar to a “silent auction,” will be at the division’s main warehouse in Frankfort, 999 Chenault Road.
  • Kentucky River Authority Meets Feb. 20
    Tuesday, February 19, 2013
    The Kentucky River Authority will hold meeting No. 164 on Feb. 20, 2013 at 1 p.m. The meeting will be held in the 2nd floor conference room of the Bush Building, 403 Wapping Street, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Income Tax Filing Date for Farmers and Fishermen Extended
    Tuesday, February 19, 2013
    Kentucky farmers and fishermen can file and pay their 2012 state income taxes by April 15, 2013 instead of March 1, 2013, the Kentucky Department of Revenue announced today.
  • The Historic Properties Advisory Commission will meet at noon, Feb. 14, 2013 at the Old Governor’s Mansion
    Wednesday, February 13, 2013
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission will meet at noon, Feb. 14, 2013 at the Old Governor’s Mansion, 420 High Street, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Initial Figures Show Kentucky’s Tax Amnesty Program Successful
    Monday, February 11, 2013
    Initial figures from Kentucky’s Tax Amnesty program show a strong response from delinquent taxpayers. Actual and estimated receipts of $56.9 million slightly exceed the budgeted amount of $56.7 million.
  • Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification
    Friday, January 25, 2013
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee will meet Jan. 28, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. in room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting Notice
    Thursday, January 24, 2013
    State Property and Buildings Commission Jan. 25, 2013 2:30 p.m. Room 182, Capitol Annex, Frankfort
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, January 11, 2013
    The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission (ALCo) will hold a meeting Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 at 11 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee Meets Dec. 18
    Monday, December 17, 2012
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee will meet Dec. 18, 2012 at 9 a.m. in room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee Meets Dec. 17
    Friday, December 14, 2012
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Monday Dec. 17, 2012 at 3 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Kentucky River Authority Meets Dec. 13
    Thursday, December 13, 2012
    The Kentucky River Authority will hold meeting number 163 on Dec. 13, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the 2nd floor conference room of the Bush Building, 403 Wapping Street, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • State Investment Commission Meets Dec. 12
    Tuesday, December 11, 2012
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Department of Revenue Sets 2013-2014 Homestead Exemption
    Friday, December 07, 2012
    The maximum homestead exemption on real estate owned by qualified persons has been set at $36,000 for the 2013 and 2014 tax periods. The 2013-2014 exemption reflects a $2,000 increase over the 2011-2012 exemption of $34,000.
  • 2012 Limited Edition Kentucky Old Governor’s Mansion Christmas
    Monday, December 03, 2012
    Just in time for holiday gift giving, the Finance and Administration Cabinet’s Division of Historic Properties announces the release of the 2012 Kentucky State Capitol ornament, the tenth in this limited-edition series. This year’s ornament is a handcrafted replica of the Old Governor’s Mansion carved in fine detail from Kentucky Maple and Cherry.
  • Meeting of State Property and Buildings Commission
    Thursday, November 15, 2012
    State Property and Buildings Commission Nov. 19, 2012 10 a.m. Room 182, Capitol Annex
  • Tax Amnesty Ends Soon
    Thursday, November 15, 2012
    Time is running out on Tax Amnesty. Workers in Frankfort at the Dept. of Revenue are logging extra hours to field a flood of calls from delinquent taxpayers. This is the first tax amnesty in Kentucky in the past 10 years, so it’s a unique time allowing taxpayers to come clean with the Dept. of Revenue without paying fees or penalties and having the interest cut in half. Nov. 30 is the last day to apply.
  • The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting
    Tuesday, October 30, 2012
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012 at 3 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Equipment, Vehicles to be Auctioned at
    Monday, October 29, 2012
    At this time of year, visiting the Salato Wildlife Center in Frankfort usually means enjoying the fall colors and seeing all kinds of wildlife up close. On Oct. 29, however, you’ll have the opportunity to see something else at the wildlife center – all kinds of vehicles and equipment that will be auctioned off on behalf of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources.
  • Meeting Advisory
    Thursday, October 25, 2012
    The Turnpike Authority of Kentucky will hold a meeting on Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 at 1p.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex Building.
  • State Fleet Auction 10 a.m. on October 16
    Monday, October 15, 2012
    If you’re looking for a well-used car, truck, van or SUV, then the state fleet auction on Oct. 16 may be just for you. The auction begins at 10 a.m. and will be held at the State Service Garage, 513 Barrett Street in Frankfort.
  • State Property and Buildings Commission Meeting
    Wednesday, October 10, 2012
    State Property and Buildings Commission Meeting 1 p.m., Oct. 12, 2012 Room 182, Capitol Annex
  • Gov. Proclaims October as Cyber Security Awareness Month
    Monday, October 08, 2012
    Governor Steve Beshear has declared October as Cyber Security Awareness Month in Kentucky. The proclamation encourages citizens to make sure they take necessary precautions while online and provides resources for them to obtain more information about cybercrimes.
  • Recovery Kentucky Task Force Meeting
    Friday, October 05, 2012
    Recovery Kentucky Task Force Meeting
  • KENTUCKY AWARDS E-SCRAP RECYCLING CONTRACT
    Thursday, September 27, 2012
    Gov. Steve Beshear has announced that the Energy and Environment Cabinet has signed a contract that will result in the continued recycling of the millions of pounds of electronic scrap, or e-scrap, generated by government agencies and educational institutions in Kentucky each year.
  • MEETING NOTICE
    Thursday, September 27, 2012
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • MEETING NOTICE
    Thursday, September 27, 2012
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Kentucky Announces Tax Amnesty Program
    Thursday, September 20, 2012
    Kentucky is launching a Tax Amnesty program allowing people or businesses who owe back taxes to the Commonwealth of Kentucky to pay with no fees or penalties. The threat of prosecution will be waived, and only half the interest owed will be due.
  • MEETING ADVISORY
    Wednesday, September 19, 2012
    Kentucky River Authority, Meeting No. 162
  • Department of Revenue Commissioner Elected to Serve on Federation of Tax Administrators Board
    Monday, September 17, 2012
    Kentucky Department of Revenue Commissioner Thomas B. Miller was recently elected to serve on the Federation of Tax Administrators (FTA) Board of Directors. Commissioner Miller assumed his one-year term Sept. 1.
  • State Property and Buildings Commission
    Friday, September 14, 2012
    Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
  • Meeting Notice: Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee
    Wednesday, August 15, 2012
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee will hold a meeting Friday, Aug. 17, 2012 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • State Property Tax Rate Remains Set at 12.2 Cents for 2012
    Tuesday, July 03, 2012
    The Kentucky Department of Revenue has set the 2012 State Real Property Tax Rate at 12.2 cents per $100 of assessed value. Kentucky Revised Statute 132.020 requires the Department of Revenue to set the real property rate no later than July 1 of each year.
  • Meeting of the State Investment Commission
    Tuesday, June 26, 2012
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, June 27, 2012, at 10 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission
    Wednesday, June 20, 2012
    The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission (ALCo) will hold a meeting Friday, June 22, 2012, at 1 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee
    Monday, June 18, 2012
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification Committee will hold a meeting Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at 9 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Kentucky River Authority to Announce 2012 River Sweep
    Tuesday, June 12, 2012
    The Kentucky River Authority (KRA) invites media to attend the announcement of the 2012 River Sweep for the Kentucky River Basin on Monday, June 11, 2012, at 10 a.m. at Fort Boonesborough State Park Beach. There will be an opportunity for members of the media to travel by boat to take pre-cleanup photos of the Kentucky River in Pool 9.
  • Meetings of the State Property and Buildings Commission and the Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission
    Wednesday, May 09, 2012
    The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission (ALCo) will hold a meeting Friday, May 11, 2012, at 1 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky. Immediately following adjournment of the ALCo meeting, the State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will convene in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Thursday, April 26, 2012
    The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting Friday, April 27, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC)
    Wednesday, April 18, 2012
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting Friday, April 20, 2012, at 10 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Investment Commission
    Wednesday, March 21, 2012
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting Thursday, March 22, 2012, at 1 p.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification Committee
    Tuesday, March 20, 2012
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification Committee will hold a meeting Thursday, March 22, 2012, at 8:30 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • April 17 deadline to file and pay 2011 income taxes
    Monday, March 19, 2012
    The Kentucky Department Revenue (DOR) reminds taxpayers that they will have a few additional days to file their taxes this year.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Monday, March 19, 2012
    The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds and Flooding in Kentucky
    Thursday, March 15, 2012
    The Kentucky Department of Revenue (DOR) will honor recently announced Internal Revenue Service (IRS) special tax relief for taxpayers in the Presidential Disaster Areas who were victims of severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that started on Feb. 29, 2012.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Monday, February 13, 2012
    The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2011 at *10:15 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the Turnpike Authority of Kentucky
    Monday, February 13, 2012
    The Turnpike Authority of Kentucky will hold a meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Survey Asks Businesses, Households for Input on Internet Use
    Tuesday, February 07, 2012
    The Commonwealth Office of Broadband Outreach and Development (OBOD) and the Kentucky Council of Area Development Districts (KCADD) are asking businesses and citizens to participate in a survey that will collect information on broadband use as part of the Broadband KY initiative to help increase internet utilization in the daily lives of Kentuckians.
  • Use Tax Look-Up Table to Assist Taxpayers in Reporting Untaxed Retail Purchases
    Wednesday, January 25, 2012
    The Kentucky Department of Revenue is offering Kentuckians another tool in the 2011 Income Tax Instructions to calculate the 6 percent use tax owed on purchases made from out-of-state retailers. Included in the instructions for calendar year 2011 is a new Use Tax Look-Up Table that allows individuals to estimate use tax owed on their total annual purchases from out-of-state retailers.
  • Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee Meeting
    Friday, December 16, 2011
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Green Bank of Kentucky Loan Committee Meeting
    Wednesday, December 14, 2011
    The Green Bank of Kentucky Loan Committee will meet on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011, at 11 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the Turnpike Authority of Kentucky
    Monday, December 12, 2011
    The Turnpike Authority of Kentucky will hold a meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 14 at 1:30 p.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Investment Commission
    Wednesday, December 07, 2011
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Power Restored to Frankfort Offices, Impacted Agencies Return to Regular Work Schedule Tomorrow
    Wednesday, December 07, 2011
    The failed transformer that caused state offices in the Capital Plaza Tower and Fountain Place to be closed today has been replaced. All offices will reopen tomorrow and employees are expected to report at their regularly scheduled time.
  • Power Out at Capital Plaza Tower, Fountain Plaza Shops in Frankfort; Employees to Stay Home
    Tuesday, December 06, 2011
    State employees who work in the Frankfort Capital Plaza Tower or in Fountain Plaza Shops should not report to work today as the building will be closed.
  • 2011 Limited Edition Capitol Christmas ornament now available
    Wednesday, November 23, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 23, 2011) — Just in time for holiday gift giving, the Finance and Administration Cabinet’s Division of Historic Properties announces the release of the 2011 Kentucky State Capitol ornament, the ninth in this limited-edition series.
  • Green Bank of Kentucky Loan Committee Meeting
    Wednesday, November 23, 2011
    The Green Bank Loan Committee will meet on Monday, Nov. 28, 2011, at 1 p.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Wednesday, November 09, 2011
    The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 at 11:30 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Wednesday, October 12, 2011
    The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the Minority and Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification Committee
    Tuesday, October 11, 2011
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification Committee will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Governor Beshear Calls on Kentuckians to Protect Themselves Online
    Wednesday, October 05, 2011
    In an effort to draw attention to the importance of cyber security and to increase awareness of online threats, Governor Steve Beshear has designated October as “Cyber Security Awareness Month in Kentucky.”
  • Green Bank of Kentucky Loan Committee Meeting
    Tuesday, September 27, 2011
    The Green Bank Loan Committee will meet on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011 at 2 p.m. in room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Investment Commission (SIC)
    Wednesday, September 14, 2011
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Friday, Sept. 16, 2011 at 11 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, September 12, 2011
    Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
  • Meeting of the Historic Properties Advisory Committee
    Wednesday, September 07, 2011
    The Historic Properties Advisory Committee (HPAC) will meet on Thursday, Sept. 8 at 10 a.m. at Buknore Farm, 1500 Cane Ridge Road, Paris, Ky.
  • Meeting of the Minority and Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification Committee
    Monday, August 15, 2011
    The Minority and Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification Committee will meet on Tuesday, August 16, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Division of Fleet Management, KSP to hold media availability
    Thursday, August 11, 2011
    Division of Fleet Management, KSP to hold media availability
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, August 02, 2011
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011 at 11:30 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Tuesday, July 12, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 11 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the Historic Properties Advisory Committee
    Monday, July 11, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky.— The Historic Properties Advisory Committee (HPAC) will meet on Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at 2 p.m. at the Executive Mansion, 704 Capitol Avenue, Frankfort, Ky.
  • No Increase in State Property Tax Rate for 2011
    Wednesday, July 06, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 1, 2011) – The Kentucky Department of Revenue has set the 2011 State Real Property Tax Rate at 12.2 cents per $100 of assessed value – the same rate as last year. Kentucky Revised Statute 132.020 requires the Department of Revenue to set the real property rate no later than July 1 of each year.
  • Meeting of the Minority and Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification Committee
    Wednesday, June 15, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky.— The Minority and Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification Committee will meet on Friday, June 17, 2011 at 8:15 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Monday, June 13, 2011
    The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 1 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, June 13, 2011
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 3 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Investment Commission
    Monday, June 06, 2011
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Endow Kentucky tax credits intended to encourage donations to community foundations
    Thursday, April 28, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 28, 2011) — Through the Endow Kentucky Program, philanthropists who donate money to permanent endowment funds of qualified community foundations may be eligible for a 20 percent income tax credit up to $10,000 per donor per taxable year.
  • Meeting of the Minority and Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification Committee
    Monday, April 25, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky.— The Minority and Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification Committee will meet on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Kentucky artist displays unique work at state Capitol featuring Appalachian Coal, Kentucky River Sand
    Wednesday, April 20, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 20, 2011) — Visitors to the state’s Capitol building have the opportunity to view a unique collection of art by Lexington artist Darrell L. Ishmael that uses natural Kentucky elements, primarily Appalachian coal and Kentucky River sand, to create works of striking beauty and unique texture. Ishmael’s art will be on display in the Capitol through the end of May 2011.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Friday, April 15, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday, April 18, 2011 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC)
    Tuesday, March 29, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 11:30 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee
    Thursday, March 24, 2011
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Friday, March 25, 2011 at 10 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • April 18, 2011 deadline to file and pay 2010 income taxesApril 18, 2011 deadline to file and pay 2010 income taxes
    Wednesday, March 16, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 16, 2011) – As the tax season progresses, the Kentucky Department Revenue (DOR) reminds taxpayers that they will have a few additional days to file their taxes this year.
  • Meeting of the Turnpike Authority of Kentucky
    Tuesday, March 15, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The Turnpike Authority of Kentucky will hold a meeting on Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 10 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Unearthing of remains found at Eastern State Hospital scheduled to begin tomorrow
    Tuesday, February 22, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 22, 2011) —On Feb. 23, 2011, the Finance and Administration Cabinet’s Division of Engineering and a team of archeologists from the Kentucky Archaeological Survey are scheduled to begin exhuming human remains found in an unmarked cemetery on the grounds of Eastern State Hospital (ESH) in Lexington. The graves are located where crews are preparing for the scheduled construction of a new Bluegrass Community Technical College (BCTC). The remains are believed to be those of patients at ESH buried between 1840 and 1860.
  • Meetings of the Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission and the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Tuesday, February 08, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky.— The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission (ALCo) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011 at 3 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky. Immediately following adjournment of the ALCo meeting at approximately 3:15 p.m., the State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will convene in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky. Following are agendas for both meetings.
  • Meeting of the Historic Properties Advisory Committee
    Monday, February 07, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky.— The Historic Properties Advisory Committee (HPAC) will meet on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011 at 10 a.m. at the Old Governor’s Mansion, 420 High St., Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Thursday, January 13, 2011
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Friday, Jan. 14, 2011 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Department of Revenue sets 2011-2012 homestead exemption
    Tuesday, December 21, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (Dec. 21, 2010) – The maximum homestead exemption on real estate owned by qualified persons has been set at $34,000 for the 2011 and 2012 tax periods. The 2011-2012 exemption reflects a $300 increase over the 2009-2010 exemption of $33,700.
  • Meeting of the Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee
    Thursday, December 16, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Friday, Dec. 17, 2010 at 11 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Green Bank of Kentucky Loan Committee Meeting
    Wednesday, December 15, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Green Bank Loan Committee will meet on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010 at 11 a.m. in room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Kentucky receives national recognition for refinancing of bonds that helped protect retired school teachers’ health care benefits
    Wednesday, December 15, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (Dec. 15, 2010)— The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission (ALCo) has been recognized by the Bond Buyer, a daily newspaper of public finance, as the Southeast regional winner of the Bond Buyer Deal of the Year Award for its successful sale of taxable funding notes to refinance internal loans owed by the Commonwealth to the Kentucky Teachers Retirement System (KTRS) in August 2010.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Tuesday, December 14, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the State Investment Commission
    Friday, December 10, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Monday, December 13, 2010 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Green Bank of Kentucky Loan Committee Meeting
    Thursday, December 02, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Green Bank Loan Committee will meet on Friday, Dec. 3, 2010 at 11 a.m. in room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • First Lady visits Louisville home receiving energy upgrades through new, statewide program
    Friday, November 19, 2010
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.(Nov. 19, 2010) — First Lady Jane Beshear, joined by other state and local officials, today visited the home of Louisville residents Mathew and Bridget Triplett who are participating in KY Home Performance, a program that will help homeowners across the Commonwealth save on their energy bills while also creating jobs.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Monday, November 15, 2010
  • Meeting of the Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee
    Tuesday, November 09, 2010
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday November 10, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the Historic Properties Advisory Committee
    Tuesday, November 09, 2010
    The Historic Properties Advisory Committee will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010 at 10 a.m. at the Executive Mansion, 704 Capital Avenue, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Sec. Miller to represent Gov. Steve Beshear at ribbon cutting, new program launch
    Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Sec. Miller to represent Gov. Steve Beshear at ribbon cutting, new program launch
  • Meeting of the State Property and Building Commission
    Friday, October 15, 2010
    The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday, Oct. 18, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the State Investment Commission
    Tuesday, September 28, 2010
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Transportation Cabinet to publicly auction surplus equipment
    Friday, September 24, 2010
    The Finance and Administration Cabinet’s Division of Surplus Property will hold a public auction for the Transportation Cabinet’s Division of Equipment on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010 beginning at 9 a.m. Over 500 items will be available for bid including: cars; heavy duty and utility trucks; dump trucks; excavators; transport trailers; backhoes; lawn mowers; tractors; and miscellaneous tools.
  • Meeting of the Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee
    Thursday, September 23, 2010
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Friday, Sept. 24, 2010 at 11 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Friday, September 17, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday, Sept. 20, 2010 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • State sells used vehicles at auction to generate revenue, reduce fleet
    Thursday, September 16, 2010
    In an effort to generate revenue, reduce expenditures and decrease the state’s fleet, the Finance and Administration Cabinet’s Division of Fleet Management and the Division of Surplus Property held a public auction this week to sell used state vehicles.
  • Division of Fleet Management to hold public auction of used state vehicles
    Monday, September 13, 2010
    Absolute auction open to the public to sell approximately 125 used state-owned vehicles
  • Meeting of the Historic Properties Advisory Committee
    Wednesday, September 08, 2010
    The Historic Properties Advisory Committee will meet on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010 at 10 a.m. at the Old Governor’s Mansion, 420 High Street, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Sec. Miller to speak at KHEAA College Savings Month event at EKU
    Thursday, September 02, 2010
    In recognition of College Savings Month in Kentucky as proclaimed by Gov. Steve Beshear, Jonathan Miller, secretary of the Finance and Administration Cabinet, will participate in a press conference with representatives from Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) and the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).
  • Gov. Beshear proclaims September as College Savings Month
    Wednesday, September 01, 2010
    Gov. Steve Beshear has proclaimed September as College Savings Month in Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the Turnpike Authority of Kentucky
    Tuesday, August 31, 2010
    The Turnpike Authority of Kentucky will meet on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010 at 10 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • First Lady Jane Beshear to visit Governor’s Garden at the Kentucky State Fair
    Thursday, August 19, 2010
    First Lady Jane Beshear to visit Governor’s Garden at the Kentucky State Fair
  • Sec. Miller to speak to Paducah Civic Groups about WEG
    Tuesday, August 10, 2010
    Speaking to civic groups in Paducah about the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
  • Kentucky to host tax administrators’ conference in 2011, Revenue commissioner named president of regional association
    Thursday, July 29, 2010
    Kentucky Department of Revenue (DOR) Commissioner Thomas B. Miller has been named president of the Southeastern Association of Tax Administrators (SEATA). Kentucky will also host the 61st Annual SEATA Conference in 2011.
  • Meeting of the High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee
    Tuesday, July 27, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky.— The High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee will meet on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 11 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Sec. Miller to host online demonstration of Kentucky’s updated e-transparency website
    Tuesday, July 27, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky.— Jonathan Miller, secretary of the Finance and Administration Cabinet, will host a webinar on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. to demonstrate the new, updated Open Door site on the Internet, allowing members of the public to participate and submit questions from their computer terminals. Open Door is accessible online at http://opendoor.ky.gov.
  • Beshear Administration's nationally top-ranked e-transparency site continues to improve
    Wednesday, July 21, 2010
    Gov. Steve Beshear’s groundbreaking e-transparency website, Kentucky’s Open Door, online at www.OpenDoor.ky.gov, has twice received recognition for being a national leader in transparency and accountability for the tracking of state spending. Gov. Beshear today announced even more upgrades and improvements to the site, including more interactive details for the state’s budget and adding more databases and categories of spending information.
  • Meetings of the Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission and the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Friday, July 16, 2010
    The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission (ALCo) will hold a meeting on Friday, July 16, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky. Immediately following adjournment of the ALCo meeting at approximately 1:15 p.m, the State Property and Buildings Commission will convene in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky. Following are agendas for both meetings.
  • State Property Tax Rate Set at 12.2 Cents for 2010
    Thursday, July 01, 2010
    The Kentucky Department of Revenue has set the 2010 State Real Property Tax Rate at 12.2 cents per $100 of assessed value.
  • Green Bank of Kentucky Loan Committee Meeting
    Friday, June 25, 2010
    There will be a meeting of the Green Bank of Kentucky Loan Committee on Monday, June 28, 2010 at 11 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Division created to investigate tax violations has successful first year
    Thursday, June 24, 2010
    In 2009, legislation was passed to create the Division of Special Investigations within the Kentucky Department of Revenue (DOR) to probe alleged violations of Kentucky’s tax laws and to present such cases for criminal prosecution.
  • Meeting of the Capitol Centennial Commission
    Friday, June 18, 2010
    The Capitol Centennial Commission will meet on Monday, June 21, 2010 at 10 a.m. in Room 110 of the Capitol, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Friday, June 11, 2010
    The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday, June 14, 2010 at 2 p.m. EDT in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • State Investment Commission Meeting
    Tuesday, June 08, 2010
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the Capitol Centennial Commission
    Tuesday, June 01, 2010
    The Capitol Centennial Commission will meet on Tuesday, June 2, 2010 at 10 a.m. at the Old Governor's Mansion, 420 High Street, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Contractors may qualify for weatherization projects
    Wednesday, May 26, 2010
    The Finance and Administration Cabinet is calling on contractors statewide to join the Qualified Weatherization Contractor List to be eligible to bid on weatherization projects as they arise in conjunction with the Weatherization Assistance Program.
  • Governor Beshear signs bill to promote Kentucky businesses for government contracts
    Monday, May 24, 2010
    Gov. Steve Beshear today signed into law legislation that will provide Kentucky-based businesses a level playing field with out-of-state vendors as they compete for Kentucky state government contracts.
  • Meeting of the Capitol Centennial Commission
    Monday, May 17, 2010
    The Capitol Centennial Commission will meet on Monday, May 17, 2010 at 10 a.m. in Room 110 of the Capitol, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Congressman Yarmuth, Sec. Miller to discuss infrastructure banks
    Thursday, May 13, 2010
    Congressman John Yarmuth and Jonathan Miller, secretary of the Finance and Administration Cabinet, will be available to take questions from the media following Sec. Miller’s testimony on the Green Bank of Kentucky program before the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures.
  • Sec. Miller to testify before congressional committee
    Wednesday, May 12, 2010
    Testimony on the Green Bank of Kentucky program before the U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures public hearing.
  • Meeting of the Historic Properties Advisory Commission
    Tuesday, May 11, 2010
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission (HPAC) will meet on Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. at the Vest-Lindsey House, 401 Wapping St., Frankfort, Ky.
  • Commonwealth saves money through reduction in mowing costs
    Tuesday, May 04, 2010
    This summer, employees and visitors to several state-owned buildings in Frankfort will notice fewer lawn mowers and higher grass in the lawns surrounding some buildings.
  • Households, businesses asked for input in mapping broadband services
    Thursday, April 22, 2010
    In February, 2010 Gov. Steve Beshear announced that Kentucky had been awarded a $2.1 million grant funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to map broadband availability to help plan for the expansion of Internet services in areas of the state that are currently unserved or underserved.
  • Meeting of the Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee
    Tuesday, March 30, 2010
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will meet on Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at 9 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Investment Commission
    Wednesday, March 17, 2010
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Thursday, March 18, 2010 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the Turnpike Authority of Kentucky
    Thursday, March 11, 2010
    The Turnpike Authority of Kentucky will hold their semi-annual meeting on Friday, March 12, 2010 at 10 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Buildings Commission
    Wednesday, March 10, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday, March 15, 2010 at 2 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Building Commission
    Friday, February 12, 2010
    The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday, February 15, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the Historic Properties Advisory Commission
    Thursday, February 11, 2010
    There will be a regular meeting of the Historic Properties Advisory Commission on Friday, Feb. 12 at 11:00 a.m. at the Old Governor’s Mansion, 420 High Street, Frankfort, Ky.
  • State employees recycle 17,822 pounds of personal electronic scrap
    Wednesday, January 27, 2010
    State government employees in Frankfort contributed 17,822 pounds of old, unwanted personal electronics during a two-day e-scrap recycling project sponsored jointly by the Finance and Administration Cabinet and the Energy and Environment Cabinet’s Division of Waste Management. The two collections occurred on Jan. 15 and Jan. 22, 2010 before and after work and during lunch.
  • Join the Personnel Cabinet at the official First Onsite clinic launch
    Tuesday, January 26, 2010
    Join the Personnel Cabinet’s Journey to Wellness program as we participate in the official grand opening of the four First Onsite Clinics. The grand opening is scheduled for Jan. 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at each clinic location: the Capitol Annex, the CHFS Building, the Capital Plaza Tower and the Transportation Building.
  • Tomorrow is the last chance to recycle your old, unwanted electronic equipment!
    Thursday, January 21, 2010
    Tomorrow you can drop off your personal e-scrap in a “drive-thru” style collection at the state office building located at 275 East Main Street, which predominantly houses the Cabinet for Health and Family Services.
  • E-Scrap recycling service extends to state employees
    Friday, January 15, 2010
    State government employees have an opportunity to recycle their old, unwanted personal electronics today and Jan. 22 in a free, environmentally friendly recycling service. Electronic scrap, or e-scrap, includes "end-of-life" electronic equipment: telephones and cell phones; computers and associated equipment such as keyboards, computer mice, cables and speakers; audio and stereo gear; VCRs; DVD players; video game consoles; fax machines; printers; and iPods.
  • Electronic scrap recycling program for state employees
    Friday, January 15, 2010
    State employees will be participating in an eScrap recycling program in a “drive-thru” style collection at the Fair Oaks office building, located at 200 Fair Oaks Lane.
  • Meeting of the Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission, State Property and Buildings Commission
    Thursday, January 14, 2010
    The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission (ALCo) will hold a meeting on Friday, Jan. 15, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky, 40601. Immediately following adjournment of the ALCo meeting, the State Property and Buildings Commission will convene (approximately 2:15 p.m.) in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Recycling program expanded for Frankfort state office buildings
    Tuesday, January 12, 2010
    Beginning in February, more state employees working in Frankfort will have access to recycling in their office buildings. Today Jonathan Miller, Finance and Administration Cabinet Secretary, and Frankfort Mayor Gippy Graham announced a partnership between the state and the city that will expand recycling collections in more state buildings at no charge.
  • Sec. Miller, Mayor Graham to hold press conference
    Tuesday, January 12, 2010
    Announcement regarding expansion of recycling in Frankfort state office buildings
  • Recycle your old electronics
    Thursday, January 07, 2010
    Dispose of your unwanted electronic equipment in a free, eco-friendly recycling program available in Frankfort to all state employees!
  • Recovery Kentucky Task Force Meeting
    Wednesday, January 06, 2010
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The Recovery Kentucky Task Force will meet on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010 at 1:00 p.m in room 111 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Coming to you in January, 2010: a Special eScrap Recycling Event in Frankfort!
    Wednesday, December 30, 2009
    Now that the gifts have been opened and you’ve uploaded your new iPod, installed new computer accessories and transferred files to your new laptop, what will you do with all of those old electronic devices? And wouldn’t you enjoy beginning the New Year by reducing the clutter in your closet, office and garage? On Jan. 15 and Jan. 22, all Frankfort
  • 2009 Limited Edition Capitol Christmas ornament now available
    Tuesday, December 08, 2009
    Just in time for gift giving, the Finance and Administration Cabinet’s Division of Historic Properties announces the release of the 2009 Kentucky State Capitol ornament, the seventh in this limited-edition series. This year’s ornament features Henry Clay, legendary Kentuckian and statesman.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, December 08, 2009
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Meeting of the Historic Properties Advisory Commission
    Thursday, December 03, 2009
    There will be a special meeting of the Historic Properties Advisory Commission on Friday, Dec. 4 at 1:00 p.m. at the Kentucky Heritage Council Building in Frankfort to vote on the Capitol Centennial Commission's legacy project.
  • Old Governor’s Mansion open for Christmas tours
    Monday, November 23, 2009
    The historic Old Governor’s Mansion on High Street in downtown Frankfort will be open for public tours Dec. 10-12 to celebrate “Christmas at the Old Governor’s Mansion.”
  • State employee charity bucks the trend, exceeds last year’s collection
    Friday, November 20, 2009
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 19, 2009) – Although many human services nonprofit organizations are being forced to cut services and expenses due to a decrease in fundraising efforts, the 2009 Kentucky Employees Charitable Campaign (KECC) managed to surpass the amount raised in 2008.
  • Governor’s Garden expands to include fruit trees
    Thursday, November 19, 2009
    Today students from Western Hills High School’s Agricultural Education classes and the Future Farmers of America (FFA) club worked with Finance and Administration Cabinet Secretary Jonathan Miller to plant 24 fruit trees as an expansion of the Governor’s Garden, located on the grounds of the state-owned Berry Mansion.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, November 18, 2009
    The Governor’s Garden, located on the grounds of the state-owned Berry Mansion, has donated approximately 375 pounds of produce to the Access Soup Kitchen in downtown Frankfort, with 565 pounds harvested overall, since the first seeds were planted last spring. On Thursday, Nov. 19, the garden will expand to include 24 fruit trees.
  • Meeting of the State Property and Building Commission
    Friday, November 13, 2009
    The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday, November 16, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Annual adjustment of tax interest rate set for 2010
    Thursday, November 05, 2009
    Pursuant to KRS 131.183, the 2010 tax interest rate has been set at 3 percent .
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, October 29, 2009
    The Green Bank Loan Committee will meet Oct. 30, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. in Capital Annex Room 386.
  • State Seeking Donation for Commonwealth Holiday Tree
    Tuesday, October 27, 2009
    The Commonwealth of Kentucky is looking for a property owner who is willing to donate a tree that will stand in front of the State Capitol as the Commonwealth Holiday tree. The tree will be decorated and lit during a ceremony the first week of December.
  • Surplus property auctions produce revenue for state agencies
    Tuesday, October 27, 2009
    The Kentucky Finance and Administration Cabinet, Division of Surplus Properties, conducted two auctions in the past week netting over $110,000. Two more auctions are scheduled in November.
  • Fish and Wildlife Surplus Auction
    Monday, October 26, 2009
    The Finance and Administration Cabinet, Division of Surplus Property, will conduct a live auction for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources on Monday, Oct. 26 at the Fish and Wildlife Headquarters located at 1 Sportsman's Lane, Frankfort, Ky, 40601, within the Salato Wildlife Center.
  • Gov. Beshear recognizes green collar jobs resulting from stimulus investments
    Wednesday, October 21, 2009
    Gov. Steve Beshear today joined members of the Clean Energy Corps at the JD Patton Area Technology Center in Northern Kentucky to recognize the first class of energy auditors to receive training for green jobs as a part of America’s Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, October 20, 2009
  • Media Advisory
    Friday, October 16, 2009
    The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission (ALCo) will meet on Monday, Oct. 19, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort. Immediately following adjournment of the ALCo meeting, the State Property and Buildings Commission will convene (approximately 2:30 p.m.) in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort.
  • Governor Reboots Kentucky’s Open Door, Version 2.0
    Tuesday, October 13, 2009
    Gov. Steve Beshear today announced the re-launch of the state’s e-Transparency Web site, www.OpenDoor.KY.gov.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, October 12, 2009
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission (HPAC) will meet on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at the Old Governor’s Mansion, 420 High St., Frankfort, Ky.
  • Green Bank Loan Committee meeting
    Friday, October 09, 2009
    Green Bank Loan Committee first meeting
  • Statewide PVA Exam to be Given in November
    Thursday, October 01, 2009
    The Department of Revenue will be holding a statewide Property Valuation Administrator (PVA) exam for anyone interested in running for PVA in 2010 in any county in the Commonwealth.
  • Capitol Rotunda to Undergo Major Renovations
    Thursday, October 01, 2009
    In preparation for the state Capitol’s 100th anniversary, the Kentucky Division of Historic Properties will begin restoring the Capitol Rotunda during the first full week of October.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, September 28, 2009
    The Finance and Administration Cabinet’s Division of Surplus Properties will conduct a public auction on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2009 on behalf of the Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways and Department of Agriculture. Everything from autos, trucks, dump trucks, motor graders, rollers, loaders, backhoes, mowers, bush hogs and miscellaneous small equipment will be sold.
  • Public Auction
    Friday, September 25, 2009
    Sale of autos, trucks, small equipment.
  • Media Advisory
    Wednesday, September 23, 2009
    The State Investment Commission will hold a meeting on Friday, Sept. 25, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • Robert Kennedy, Jr. Highlights Green Opportunities at Public Housing Complex
    Wednesday, September 16, 2009
    As part of Kentucky’s Clean Energy Corps initiative, nationally celebrated environmental activist Robert Kennedy Jr. joined state and local officials today in encouraging Kentuckians to save energy.
  • Media Advisory
    Tuesday, September 15, 2009
    Finance and Administration Secretary Jonathan Miller, along with nationally celebrated environmental activist Robert Kennedy, Jr., will highlight Louisville’s partnership with the Kentucky Clean Energy Corps on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. at Liberty Green Apartments on Ballard Court in Louisville.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, September 11, 2009
    The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday, September 14, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Governor Beshear says Time for Change is Now
    Thursday, August 27, 2009
    Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear says it’s important that the state create and retain thousands of jobs by strengthening Kentucky’s attractiveness in a climate of intense competition.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, August 27, 2009
  • Community Gardening Week Kick-Off
    Monday, August 24, 2009
    The week of August 23-29 has been designated statewide by Gov. Steve Beshear, and nationally by Sec. of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, as Community Gardening Week.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, August 21, 2009
    Secretary of Finance and Administration Jonathan Miller will be presenting a proclamation in honor of Community Gardening Week to two Louisville community gardens.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, August 13, 2009
    The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will meet on Friday, August 14, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort.
  • Economic Summit to address Minority Issues and Concerns
    Thursday, August 13, 2009
    The Governor’s Office of Minority Empowerment, along with the Finance and Administration Cabinet and the Kentucky Long-Term Policy Research Center, is sponsoring a comprehensive summit on the link between minority academic success and economic empowerment and how embracing diversity leads to success in the global economy.
  • New Deputy Secretary of Finance and Administration Selected
    Tuesday, July 21, 2009
    Finance and Administration Cabinet Secretary Jonathan Miller today announced the appointment of Robert Shannon Morgan from Bowling Green as Deputy Secretary of the Finance and Administration Cabinet.
  • New Commonwealth’s Chief Information Officer Selected
    Wednesday, July 15, 2009
    Finance and Administration Cabinet Secretary Jonathan Miller today announced the appointment of Philip Baughn as the Commonwealth’s Chief Information Officer and Commissioner of the Commonwealth Office of Technology (COT).
  • Media Advisory
    Monday, July 13, 2009
    The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will meet on Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort.
  • Media Advisory
    Monday, July 13, 2009
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission (HPAC) will meet on Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at the State Capitol, room 110, Frankfort.
  • State Property Tax Rate Set at 12.2 Cents for 2009
    Monday, June 29, 2009
    The Kentucky Department of Revenue has set the 2009 State Real Property Tax Rate at 12.2 cents per $100 of assessed value. Kentucky Revised Statute 132.020 requires the Department of Revenue to set the real property rate no later than July 1 of each year.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, June 29, 2009
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, June 30, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, June 24, 2009
    The Recovery Kentucky Task Force will meet on Thursday, June 25, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. in Room 171 of the Capitol Annex.
  • Kentucky River Authority holds 18th Annual River Sweep June 20
    Thursday, June 18, 2009
    The Kentucky River Authority (KRA), in conjunction with the Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission (ORSANCO), will begin the Seventh Annual River Sweep on Saturday, June 20, 2009. This event will give individuals and communities the opportunity to actively make a difference in the quality of the environment, enhance the opportunity for tourism and economic development and learn more about community pride and organization.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, June 17, 2009
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Turnpike Authority of Kentucky will hold its semi-annual meeting on Thursday, June 18, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Ky.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, June 12, 2009
    FRANKFORT, Ky.—The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday, June 15, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, June 10, 2009
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — The State Investment Commission (SIC) will hold a meeting on Friday, June 12, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 76 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Media Advisory
    Monday, May 11, 2009
    The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will meet on Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort.
  • Winners announced in Kentucky Green Team Online Film Festival
    Thursday, May 07, 2009
    After 5,000 votes from the public and voting from a panel of celebrity judges, the winners have been chosen in each category of the First Annual Kentucky Green Team Online Film Festival.
  • Governor Beshear Joins EcoDrivingUSA during EcoDriving Month
    Thursday, May 07, 2009
    Governor Steve Beshear today joined the EcoDriving movement—a comprehensive, nationwide effort to save consumers money at the gas pump, reduce fuel use and cut carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, April 27, 2009
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission (HPAC) will meet on Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at the Executive Mansion, 704 Capitol Ave., Frankfort.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, April 07, 2009
    The Student Advisory Committee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Wednesday, April 8, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. in room 131 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort.
  • Media Advisory
    Wednesday, March 25, 2009
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Thursday, March 26, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Top 10 Green Team videos on the way to celebrity judges
    Wednesday, March 18, 2009
    With nearly 5,000 votes having been cast online from across the commonwealth, the public has spoken: The top 10 finalists in each category of the First Annual Green Team Kentucky Online Film Festival have been chosen and are available at www.greenteam.ky.gov/filmfestival.
  • State Property and Building Commission meeting
    Thursday, March 12, 2009
    The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Friday, March 13, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Deadline for Voting on Green Team Videos One Week Away
    Tuesday, March 10, 2009
    Award winning filmmaker Gill Holland is urging people to vote on their favorite entries in the commonwealth’s first annual Green Team Kentucky Online Film Festival! Holland has won awards for his films focusing on environmental topics, and now has created a film for the Green Team Online Film Festival illustrating the details of the contest.
  • Media Advisory
    Tuesday, March 10, 2009
    The Student Advisory Committee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Wednesday, March 11, 2009 via conference call at 2:00 p.m. EDT by calling 1-877-746-4263, code 0278292#.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, February 26, 2009
    The Student Advisory Committee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. in room 171 of the Capitol Annex has been canceled.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, February 26, 2009
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission (HPAC) will hold a special called meeting on Friday, Feb. 27, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at the Vest-Lindsey House, 401 Wapping Street, Frankfort.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, February 26, 2009
    The Student Advisory Committee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. in room 171 of the Capitol Annex. Please note room change.
  • Division of Engineering Plunges in for a Worthwhile Cause
    Friday, February 20, 2009
    It may be cold outside, but that won’t keep a group of state engineers from doing their part in giving back to the community in which they live and work. Eighteen employees in the Finance and Administration Cabinet’s Division of Engineering and Contract Administration will be taking part in the Special Olympics Polar Bear plunge at Texas Roadhouse in Lexington on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009.
  • Controller, Commonwealth of Kentucky, Edgar C. Ross, to Receive William R. Snodgrass Distinguished Leadership Award
    Friday, February 20, 2009
    Edgar C. Ross, State Controller, Commonwealth of Kentucky, received the prestigious William R. Snodgrass Distinguished Leadership Award from the Association of Government Accountants (AGA) today. Mr. Ross’ award was presented at the Association’s 7th Annual National Leadership Conference and Exposition in Washington, D.C.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, February 10, 2009
    The Student Advisory Committee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2009 via conference call at 3:00 p.m. by calling 1-877-746-4263, code 0278292#.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, February 06, 2009
    The State Investment Commission will hold a meeting on Friday, Feb. 6, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 76 of the Capitol Annex.
  • Kentucky Department of Revenue Offers Free Tax Preparation Help
    Friday, February 06, 2009
    Finance and Administration Cabinet Sec. Jonathan Miller announced today the location of 10 taxpayer service centers across the state. These centers will be providing free tax preparation services to individuals who need help filling out and filing their 2008 tax forms.
  • Public Voting Opens for Green Team Online Film Festival
    Tuesday, February 03, 2009
    The videos are in, and now it’s your time to vote for your favorite entries in the First Annual Green Team Kentucky Online Film Festival!
  • Department of Revenue Extends Deadline for Paying of Quarterly Taxes
    Tuesday, February 03, 2009
    Finance and Administration Cabinet Secretary Jonathan Miller announced today that the Kentucky Department of Revenue has extended by two weeks the deadline for filing the K-2s and K-3s that would be due today, February 2, 2009.
  • Gov. Beshear’s Higher Education Work Group Releases Report on Affordability:
    Friday, January 16, 2009
    The task force directed by Gov. Steve Beshear to help ensure that any Kentuckian with the ability and desire to succeed is not denied a college education due to cost, has released its first report on college affordability.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, January 15, 2009
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Friday, Jan. 16, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, January 14, 2009
    The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, January 14, 2009
    The High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee, established by HB 2, will meet on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009, at 10:00 a.m. in room 386 of the Capitol Annex.
  • Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education
    Tuesday, January 13, 2009
    The Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. in room 169 of the Capitol Annex.
  • Historic Properties Advisory Commission
    Tuesday, January 13, 2009
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission (HPAC) will meet Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009 at 10:00 a.m.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, January 09, 2009
    The High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee, established by HB 2, will meet on Friday, Jan. 9, 2008, at 10:00 a.m. in room 386 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, January 09, 2009
    The Affordability Subcommittee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Friday, Jan. 9, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. in room 169 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, January 09, 2009
    The Student Advisory Committee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Friday, Jan. 9, 2009 at 4:00 p.m. in room 169 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, January 07, 2009
    The President’s Advisory Committee of the Higher Education Work Group will meet on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the Council on Postsecondary Education Offices in Frankfort, KY.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, January 05, 2009
    The Kentucky Department of Revenue will hold a special examination on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2009, for prospective candidates for the office of Property Valuation Administrator (PVA) for Christian, Clinton, Estill, Fayette, Hardin, Lewis, Meade and Owsley counties.
  • High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee Meeting
    Wednesday, December 24, 2008
    The High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee, established by HB 2, will meet on Monday, Dec. 29, 2008
  • Green Team Online Film Festival Deadline Extended
    Wednesday, December 17, 2008
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — First Lady Jane Beshear today announced an extension of the deadline for entries to the Green Team Online Film Festival. In order to accommodate the winter holidays, submissions will now be accepted through midnight, Jan. 31, 2009.
  • Strategic Planning Subcommittee meeting
    Wednesday, December 17, 2008
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Strategic Planning Subcommittee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in room 169 of the Capitol Annex.
  • Affordability Subcommittee Meeting
    Wednesday, December 17, 2008
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Affordability Subcommittee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. in room 169 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, December 02, 2008
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Council on Postsecondary Education Governor’s Higher Education Work Group, Presidents’ Advisory Committee will meet on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008 at 3:00 p.m. in the Coldstream Room at Embassy Suites Hotel, Lexington, Ky.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, December 02, 2008
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Student Advisory Committee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008 via conference call at 4:00 p.m. by calling 1-877-746-4263, code 0275632#
  • Department of Revenue sets 2009-2010 Homestead Exemption
    Monday, December 01, 2008
    The maximum homestead exemption on real estate owned by qualified persons has been set at $33,700 for the 2009 and 2010 tax periods. The 2009-2010 exemption reflects a $2,300 increase over the 2007-2008 exemption of $31,400.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, December 01, 2008
    The Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education, Affordability Subcommittee will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2008 at 3:00 p.m. in room 169 of the Capitol Annex.
  • Department of Revenue Sets 2009 Tax Interest Rate
    Friday, November 21, 2008
    Pursuant to KRS 131.183 et seq., the Commissioner of the Department of Revenue has set the following tax interest rates: for taxes underpaid the interest rate shall be seven percent; for taxes overpaid the interest rate shall be three percent when interest is required to be paid.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, November 21, 2008
    The High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee, established by HB 2, will meet on Friday, Nov. 21, 2008, at 10:00 a.m. in room 386 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, November 18, 2008
    The Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education, Affordability Subcommittee will meet on Wednesday, November 19, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. in room 171 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, November 17, 2008
    The Recovery Kentucky Task Force will meet on Tuesday, November 18, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. in Room 131 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, November 17, 2008
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission (HPAC) will meet Tuesday, November 18 at 9 a.m. at the Old Governor’s Mansion, 420 High Street, Frankfort.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, November 14, 2008
    The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday, November 17, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • Ashley Judd joins First Lady Jane Beshear to launch online film festival
    Friday, November 14, 2008
    Golden-Globe nominated, Kentucky-raised actress Ashley Judd has joined First Lady Jane Beshear to launch the first annual “Green Team Kentucky Online Film Festival.” The launch was done using the same technology that hundreds of Kentuckians will use to enter the competition—a YouTube video, broadcast over the Internet.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, November 10, 2008
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in room 171 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, November 10, 2008
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Student Advisory Committee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in room 386 of the Capitol Annex.
  • November 10th Workshop Highlights Electric Transportation Technologies
    Friday, November 07, 2008
    An interactive workshop, “Electric Transportation for the Bluegrass,” will be held on Monday, November 10, 2008, at the University of Kentucky. The workshop, which will highlight electric transportation technologies, will also be available via several teleconference hookups across the Commonwealth.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, November 06, 2008
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee (KPABAC) will hold a meeting on Thursday November 6, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 386 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, November 06, 2008
    The President’s Advisory Committee of the Governor’s Workgroup on Higher Education will meet on Wednesday, November 5, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in Meeting Room A of the Council on Postsecondary Education.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, October 30, 2008
    Governor Steve Beshear’s E-Transparency Task Force will meet on Friday, October 31 at 10:00 a.m. in room 169 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, October 29, 2008
    The Governor’s Full Working Group on Pension Reform will meet on Thursday, October 30, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 327 of the Capitol Annex. The group will receive a final report from the CERS/LGERS subcommittee, Securities Litigation subcommittee, Healthcare subcommittee, and Defined Contribution subcommittee.
  • HPBAC Agenda
    Tuesday, October 28, 2008
    High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee agenda
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, October 28, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Defined Contributions will meet on Wednesday, October 29 at 1:00 p.m. in Room 125 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, October 28, 2008
    The High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee, established by House Bill 2, will meet on Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Conference Room C107 A and B at the Transportation Building, 200 Mero Street, Frankfort.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, October 28, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform subcommittee on CERS/LGERS will meet on Tuesday, October 28, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 129 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, October 21, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Securities Litigation will meet on Wednesday, October 22, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. in Room 171 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, October 20, 2008
    Governor Steve Beshear’s E-Transparency Task Force will meet on Tuesday, October 21 at 1:30 p.m. in room 129 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, October 20, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Investments will hold its final meeting on Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. in Room 129 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, October 13, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Investments will meet on Tuesday, October 14, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 111 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, October 09, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Healthcare will meet on Friday, October 10, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 171 of the Capitol Annex.
  • E-Transparency Web Site Goes Online
    Monday, October 06, 2008
    A mockup of Kentucky’s first e-Transparency Web site is now online and members of the public are being asked to make comments on its design. “Kentucky’s Open Door” Web site has been designed as a one-stop venue where citizens can review how their tax dollars are being spent, as well as obtain other vital information about state-funded programs.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, October 03, 2008
    The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Friday October 3, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, October 03, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Healthcare will meet on Friday, October 3, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 171 of the Capitol Annex.
  • Kentucky Ranked 7th in 2008 Digital States Survey
    Friday, October 03, 2008
    Kentucky has been recognized as the seventh most tech-savvy state government in the nation, according to the Center for Digital Government’s (CDG) 2008 Digital States Survey.
  • E-Transparency Task Force Meeting
    Tuesday, September 30, 2008
    Governor Steve Beshear’s E-Transparency Task Force will meet on Thursday, October 2 at 10:00 a.m. in room 171 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, September 29, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Defined Contribution will meet on Tuesday, September 30, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 129 of the Capitol Annex.
  • Kentucky Improving Safety and Efficiency
    Monday, September 29, 2008
    The Commonwealth of Kentucky is taking another step to ensure employees who drive state vehicles are courteous and obey the law.
  • STATE AWARDS E-SCRAP RECYCLING CONTRACT
    Friday, September 26, 2008
    Governor Steve Beshear has announced that the Finance and Administration Cabinet is awarding a contract that will result in recycling of more than 5 million pounds of electronic scrap generated by government agencies and educational institutions in Kentucky each year.
  • E-Scrap Facts and Figures
    Friday, September 26, 2008
    E-scrap is electronic scrap – “end-of-life” telephones and cell phones, TVs, computers and associated equipment, audio/stereo gear, VCRs, DVDs, and video game consoles.
  • State to eScrap Mountains of Electronic Waste
    Thursday, September 25, 2008
    Finance and Administration Secretary Jonathan Miller, Energy and Environment Secretary, Len Peters, and others will be announcing a new eScrap program that will pay the state for recycling its electronic trash.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, September 23, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Investments will meet on Tuesday, September 23, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 129 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, September 23, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Healthcare will meet on Tuesday, September 23, 2008 at 2:30 p.m. in Room 129 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, September 17, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Defined Contributions will meet on Thursday, September 18, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. in Room 171 of the Capitol Annex.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, September 17, 2008
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission (HPAC) will hold a special called meeting on Wednesday September 17, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. at the Old Governor’s Mansion in Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Wednesday, September 17, 2008
    The first meeting of the High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee, established by House Bill 2, will be Wednesday, September 17, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 110 of the Capitol.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Tuesday, September 16, 2008
    The first meeting of the High Performance Buildings Advisory Committee, established by House Bill 2, will be Wednesday, September 17, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 110 of the Capitol.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Monday, September 15, 2008
    The State Property and Building Commission (SPBC) will hold a meeting on Monday September 15, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. in Room 182 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, September 12, 2008
    The State Investment Commission (SIC) will meet on Thursday, September 11, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 76 of the Capitol Annex.
  • KESPT to promote the new enhancements in National College Savings Month with a series of financial workshops and events
    Friday, September 12, 2008
    KESPT’s addition of new enhancements in September comes in time for National College Savings Month.
  • The Kentucky Education Savings Plan Trust
    Friday, September 12, 2008
    Enhancements announced in conjunction with National College Savings Month The Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) and TIAA-CREF Tuition Financing, Inc. (TFI) are announcing new enhancements to the Kentucky Education Savings Plan Trust (KESPT) which includes an expanded investment portfolio, a new fee structure and additional website features.
  • Media Advisory
    Friday, September 12, 2008
    The Recovery Kentucky Task Force Fundraising Committee will meet on Monday, September 8, 2008 at 3:30 p.m. in Room 169 of the Capitol Annex.
  • Media Advisory
    Friday, September 12, 2008
    The E-Transparency Task Force will meet on Tuesday, September 9, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. in Room 171 of the Capitol Annex.
  • Kentucky’s standard deduction; pension exclusion for 2009 tax year
    Friday, September 12, 2008
    Kentucky’s standard deduction for individual income tax increases to $2,190 for the 2009 tax year as authorized by KRS 141.081(2).
  • FINANCE SECRETARY NAMES NEW PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER
    Thursday, September 11, 2008
    Finance Secretary Jonathan Miller has named Valeria Cummings as the new Public Information Officer for the Finance and Administration Cabinet.
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Thursday, September 11, 2008
    The Kentucky Department of Revenue will hold a special examination on Friday, Oct. 3, 2008, for prospective candidates for the office of Property Valuation Administrator (PVA) for Kenton, Powell, and Robertson counties. The PVA’s in these counties retired Aug. 31, 2008.
  • Kentucky announces GPS pilot program for state vehicles
    Thursday, September 11, 2008
    Latest Use of Innovative Technology to Make Government More Efficient and Save Taxpayer Dollar
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, August 05, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on State Funding to meet
  • Media advisory
    Monday, August 04, 2008
  • Media advisory
    Monday, July 21, 2008
    The Governor’s Working Group on Pension Reform Subcommittee on Reorganization of CERS will meet
  • Media advisory
    Monday, July 21, 2008
    Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee to meet.
  • Media advisory
    Monday, July 21, 2008
    The investments subcommittee of the Kentucky Public Pension Working Group to meet.
  • Media advisory
    Thursday, July 10, 2008
    State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) to meet
  • COT hosts the 2008 Kentucky GIS Conference in Lexington, July 7-9
    Thursday, July 03, 2008
  • Media advisory
    Thursday, July 03, 2008
    The Securities Litigation subcommittee of the Kentucky Public Pension Working Group to meet
  • 2008 State Property Tax Rate set at 12.2 cents
    Monday, June 30, 2008
  • Media advisory
    Friday, June 27, 2008
    Recovery Kentucky Task Force will hold its first meeting
  • Media advisory
    Friday, June 20, 2008
    Turnpike Authority of Kentucky to hold semi-annual meeting
  • eTransparency Task Force holds inaugural meeting
    Thursday, June 19, 2008
    Gov. Beshear’s vision for making public information more available, accessible discussed
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, June 17, 2008
    The Kentucky eTransparency Task Force to hold its first meeting
  • Media advisory
    Monday, June 16, 2008
    Investments subcommittee of the Kentucky Public Pension Working Group to meet
  • Media advisory
    Friday, June 13, 2008
    State Property and Buildings Commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Wednesday, June 11, 2008
    State Investment Commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Sunday, June 01, 2008
    Gov. Beshear’s Public Pension Working Group to hold organizational meeting
  • Media advisory
    Friday, May 09, 2008
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission to meet Tuesday, May 13, 2008.
  • Media advisory
    Friday, May 09, 2008
    The Kentucky Asset/Liability Commission and the State Property and Buildings Commission will meet on Monday, May 12, 2008.
  • Kentucky selected to participate in “Greening State Capitols” program
    Thursday, May 08, 2008
  • Capitol grounds decked out for Derby celebration
    Wednesday, April 30, 2008
  • COT presents “Best of Kentucky” Awards at Digital Summit
    Friday, April 25, 2008
  • Media advisory
    Friday, April 04, 2008
    The State Property and Buildings Commission (SPBC) to meet
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, March 18, 2008
    State Investment Commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, March 18, 2008
    The Historic Properties Advisory Commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Monday, March 03, 2008
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee to meet
  • Kentucky taxpayers encouraged to file electronic returns
    Thursday, February 28, 2008
    Taxpayers who e-file with direct deposit may get refunds in seven to 10 business days
  • State Vehicle Auction Canceled due to Winter Storm Warning
    Monday, February 11, 2008
  • Department of Revenue investigation uncovers refund fraud scheme
    Friday, February 08, 2008
  • Media advisory
    Monday, January 14, 2008
    Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee to meet
  • Department of Revenue investigation results in grand jury indictments
    Thursday, January 10, 2008
  • Media advisory
    Wednesday, December 26, 2007
    The State Tax Increment Financing Commission (STIFC) to meet
  • Media advisory
    Friday, December 14, 2007
    Retirement commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Monday, December 10, 2007
    The Kentucky Private Activity Bond Allocation Committee to meet
  • Media advisory
    Thursday, December 06, 2007
    State Tax Increment Financing Commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, December 04, 2007
    The Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet
  • MEDIA ADVISORY
    Friday, November 30, 2007
    A subcommittee of the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems that is studying the funding of liabilities for the retirement systems to meet
  • 2007 Limited Edition Capitol Christmas ornament now available
    Wednesday, November 28, 2007
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, November 27, 2007
    The healthcare benefits for future public employees workgroup of the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, November 27, 2007
    The State Tax Increment Financing Commission (STIFC) to meet
  • Media advisory
    Monday, November 26, 2007
    The pension benefits for future public employees workgroup of the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet
  • Media advisory
    Wednesday, November 14, 2007
    The healthcare benefits for future public employees workgroup of the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, November 13, 2007
    THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELED
  • Media advisory
    Wednesday, November 07, 2007
    The funding liabilities working group of the blue ribbon commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Wednesday, November 07, 2007
    The pension benefits workgroup of the Blue Ribbon Commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, October 30, 2007
    The Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet
  • Media advisory
    Wednesday, October 24, 2007
    State Tax Increment Financing Commission to meet
  • Frankfort’s State Office Building reopens following major restoration
    Wednesday, October 17, 2007
  • Media advisory
    Wednesday, October 17, 2007
    State Tax Increment Financing Commission to meet
  • Lease announced for Kentucky Horse Park Hotel
    Wednesday, October 17, 2007
  • State Office Building dedication
    Tuesday, October 16, 2007
    A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at the recently renovated State Office Building in downtown Frankfort at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 17, 2007.
  • Media advisory
    Friday, October 05, 2007
    State Tax Increment Financing Commission to meet
  • COGNA07 comes to Kentucky
    Friday, September 28, 2007
    Kentucky co-hosts geographic names conference
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, September 25, 2007
    State Tax Increment Financing Commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Monday, September 24, 2007
    The healthcare benefits for future public employees workgroup of the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet.
  • Media advisory
    Friday, September 21, 2007
    The pension benefits for future public employees workgroup of the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet
  • Blue Ribbon Commission on retirement to meet
    Friday, September 21, 2007
  • Media advisory
    Friday, September 21, 2007
    The funding liabilities subcommittee of the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet
  • Annual financial report receives 20th consecutive award of excellence
    Friday, September 07, 2007
    CAFR recognized by Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada
  • Kentucky’s standard deduction; pension exclusion for 2007 tax year
    Tuesday, September 04, 2007
  • Media advisory
    Saturday, August 25, 2007
    Blue Ribbon Commission working group to meet
  • Media advisory
    Friday, August 24, 2007
    Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet
  • Media advisory
    Friday, August 10, 2007
    State Tax Increment Financing Commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Thursday, August 02, 2007
    The healthcare benefits for future public employees workgroup of the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet
  • TIF commission to meet
    Tuesday, July 24, 2007
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, July 24, 2007
  • media advisory
    Friday, July 20, 2007
  • Use tax collection changes for tangible property effective July 23
    Wednesday, July 18, 2007
    HB 380 authorizes county clerks to collect tax on property purchased from out-of-state retailers
  • 2007 state property tax rate set at 12.4 cents
    Tuesday, July 10, 2007
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, July 10, 2007
    Blue Ribbon Commission working group to meet
  • Media advisory
    Monday, June 18, 2007
    Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet
  • Media advisory
    Friday, June 08, 2007
    Retirement Commission working group to meet
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, June 05, 2007
    TIF commission to meet
  • Media advisory
    Friday, June 01, 2007
    The healthcare benefits working group to meet
  • Media Advisory
    Thursday, May 10, 2007
    Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Employees Retirement Systems to meet May 14
  • Media Advisory
    Friday, May 04, 2007
    Working group of the blue ribbon commission on retirement to meet May 7
  • Media advisory
    Tuesday, May 01, 2007
  • COT presents “Best of Kentucky” Awards at Digital Summit
    Wednesday, April 25, 2007
  • State vehicle fleet includes hybrids; other flex-fuel models
    Friday, April 20, 2007
  • Kentucky’s Bond Rating Outlook Improves
    Thursday, February 08, 2007
  • April 17, 2007 deadline to file and pay 2006 Kentucky income taxes
    Monday, February 05, 2007
    Taxpayers who e-file with direct deposit may get refunds in as fast as five to 10 business days
  • 2006 Limited Edition Capitol Christmas ornament now available
    Wednesday, November 15, 2006
  • Kentucky named 8th in 2006 Digital States Survey
    Monday, October 09, 2006
    Ranking marks the first time Kentucky has been among the top 10
  • Kentucky joins nationwide effort to keep kids protected online
    Tuesday, August 01, 2006
    Public and private partnership to “Help Keep Kids Connected and Protected”
  • Old Governor’s Mansion Garden hosts August lunchtime entertainment
    Wednesday, July 26, 2006
  • Child support payments should be on schedule by Thursday
    Wednesday, July 12, 2006
    Toll-free number includes updated information for recipients
  • State employees’ paychecks will not be delayed
    Wednesday, July 12, 2006
    Direct deposits sent to banks; paper checks printed today
  • Most state facilities to be smoke free August
    Tuesday, July 11, 2006
  • State property tax rate set at 12.8 cents for 2006
    Thursday, July 06, 2006
  • Historic Properties acquires original Sawyier watercolor of Berry Mansion
    Thursday, June 01, 2006
    Painting to be unveiled June 5; limited number of prints available for purchase
  • New Income Tax Exclusion for Military Killed In the Line of Duty
    Thursday, June 01, 2006
  • Hybrids; Flexible fuel vehicles added to state fleet
    Wednesday, April 19, 2006
  • Kentucky Digital Government Summit Coming April 25
    Tuesday, April 18, 2006
    Gov. Ernie Fletcher featured speaker at conference
  • Extended hours offered for individual income tax assistance
    Thursday, March 30, 2006
  • Kentucky taxpayers encouraged to file electronic returns
    Tuesday, February 21, 2006
    E-filing with direct deposit may result in receiving your refund in seven to 14 business days
  • Child support collections increased by 849 percent since 2003
    Monday, December 12, 2005
    Monthly collections nearly exceed prior annual collection totals
  • Cabinet will ask court to allow PVA certificates to be reissued
    Wednesday, November 23, 2005
  • Commonwealth receives recognition for GIS achievements
    Wednesday, November 16, 2005
    Kentucky first in the nation to fully register data in all U.S. Geological Survey National Map themes
  • Historic Properties unveils third limited edition Capitol ornament
    Tuesday, November 01, 2005
  • Kentucky’s standard deduction; pension exclusion for 2006 tax year
    Friday, October 28, 2005
  • Proprietary Education Board to host public meeting for Decker College students
    Thursday, October 27, 2005
  • Kentucky Department of Revenue to present Tax Modernization Seminars
    Tuesday, October 04, 2005
  • Commonwealth honors Federal tax relief for Hurricane Katrina Victims
    Thursday, September 08, 2005
  • 2005 Kentucky GIS Conference to be held in Bowling Green, Aug. 22-25
    Friday, August 19, 2005
  • Kentucky joins national Sales Tax Simplification Agreement
    Thursday, July 21, 2005
  • State Property Tax Rate set at 13.1 cents for 2005
    Tuesday, June 28, 2005
  • Governor Ernie Fletcher Appoints Veteran PVA Executive Director of Property Valuation
    Thursday, June 23, 2005
    Marsha McQueary, Garrard County PVA, appointed Director of the Office of Property Valuation
  • Revenue and Workforce collect fraudulent unemployment payments
    Thursday, June 02, 2005
  • Licensing requirements change for massage therapists
    Wednesday, May 25, 2005
  • Kentucky retroactively adopts the Military Family Tax Relief Act of 2003
    Wednesday, May 04, 2005
  • E-filing benefits the state, the taxpayer and the environment 
    Friday, April 22, 2005
  • Extended hours offered for individual income tax assistance
    Tuesday, March 29, 2005
  • Revenue’s delinquent taxpayer Web site receives 70,000 hits
    Monday, March 07, 2005
  • Department of Revenue posts delinquent taxpayers on Web site
    Monday, February 21, 2005
  • Kentucky Department of Revenue participates in Free File Alliance
    Thursday, February 17, 2005
  • Kentucky taxpayers encouraged to file electronic returns
    Wednesday, February 16, 2005
    E-filing with direct deposit may result in receiving your refund in seven to 14 business days
  • Department of Revenue sets 2005-2006 homestead exemption
    Monday, December 06, 2004
    The maximum homestead exemption on real estate owned by qualified persons has been set at $29,400 for the 2005 and 2006 tax periods.
  • Historic Properties Offers 2nd Limited Edition Capitol Ornament
    Friday, November 12, 2004
    Just in time for the holidays, the Finance and Administration Cabinet's Division of Historic Properties is offering the second in a series of limited edition Kentucky State Capitol ornaments.
  • Kentucky Digital Government Summit Comes to Lexington Nov. 8-9
    Wednesday, November 03, 2004
    Summit will gather together government leaders and technology decision makers from state and local government to discuss the latest information technologies, solutions and collaboration.
  • Surplus Property to hold live public auction
    Monday, August 02, 2004
    Salvaged materials from the Old Governor’s mansion among items available for purchase
  • Kentucky moves up in national ranking on digital government
    Thursday, July 22, 2004
    In just two years, Kentucky has moved up from number 24 to 12 in a national ranking on how states use information technology to improve state government services.
  • Revenue steps up efforts to collect past due taxes 
    Wednesday, July 07, 2004
    More than $68 million in delinquent taxes recovered since January 1, 2004; An increase of nearly $16 million over the same period for 2003
  • Commonwealth honors Federal tax relief for Kentucky storm victims
    Friday, June 18, 2004
    Kentucky will honor recently announced IRS special tax relief for individuals in areas struck by the severe storms, tornadoes, flooding and mudslides that have plagued the state since May 26, 2004.