The governor’s plan calls for a new 6.5 percent gross receipts tax on fuel at the wholesale level, raising the tax on vehicle registration fees to 1.5 percent, increasing vehicle registration fees by $10 and requiring 15 percent in operating efficiencies at the Minnesota Department of Transportation.Read More »
Rep. Ron Kresha, R-Little Falls, carries legislation he said will "alleviate the barriers" for growing Minnesota companies.
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Rep. Sarah Anderson's bills have received early — and positive — reviews from the Taxes Committee and its veteran leader, Greg Davids.Read More »
The current budget assumes $225 million in bonding this year and the state doesn’t have the resources for additional debt service unless the next budget forecast — scheduled to come out mid-March — calls for another surplus.Read More »
Senate judiciary panel debated the merits of a first-of-its-kind state statute on license plate readers before finally opting to hold the bill over for a few more days’ worth of deliberation.Read More »