Surrounding states impose forms of real estate transfer taxes

Missouri has no such tax; ballot measure intends to keep it that way
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 | 8:11 p.m. CDT; updated 11:58 a.m. CDT, Wednesday, October 27, 2010

COLUMBIA — Missouri voters will get to decide next Tuesday whether they want to amend the state constitution to prohibit a form of tax that every surrounding state imposes.