Discussing Sales Tax and Municipal Bonds
February 18, 2020
LITTLE ROCK, AR. – Attorney Michele Allgood served as a panelist during the Arkansas Municipal League Winter Conference. She and other panelists provided a general education on sales tax and municipal bonds along with an analysis of the local governments’ ability to raise revenue either through taxation or borrowing.
Allgood has extensive experience in all areas of municipal finance, including bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel, issuer’s counsel, trustee’s counsel, purchaser’s counsel and borrower’s counsel. She represents state agencies, cities, counties, facility boards and commissions in matters of capital improvement and economic development projects. Allgood has experience in taxable, tax exempt, public and private municipal finance transactions and advises clients in general corporate law, business transactions and government relations in matters of public finance law.
About the Arkansas Municipal League
The Arkansas Municipal League was founded in 1934 and exists for a threefold purpose: to act as the official representative of Arkansas cities and towns before the state and federal governments, to provide a clearinghouse for information and to offer a forum for discussion and sharing of mutual concerns.
About Mitchell Williams
Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C. is a full-service corporate law firm that provides strategic, comprehensive legal services to help clients achieve their goals. Established in 1954, the firm has offices in Little Rock, Rogers and Jonesboro, Arkansas and Austin, Texas. For more information, visit MitchellWilliamsLaw.com.