Jefferson County tax en Alabama Lawmaker Proposes Jefferson County Tax <P><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 13px" id=_oneup>(Information in the following story is from: The Birmingham News,</SPAN></P> <P><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 13px" id=_oneup>A state representative from Birmingham has proposed a plan that he says will allow Alabama's largest county to escape from bankruptcy.</SPAN></P> <P><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 13px" id=_oneup>Democratic Rep. John Rogers told The Birmingham News that he will introduce a bill in the Legislature to reinstate the Jefferson County 0.5 percent occupational tax and generate as much at $65 to $70 million. Sun, 17 Mar 2013 22:32:03 +0000 The Associated Press 26875 at Alabama Lawmaker Proposes Jefferson County Tax