Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Recent News
Home (page 3)

Tag Archives: Minnesota 2012-13 budget

Tax chair chides Dayton administration for delay in tax study

Rep. Greg Davids, chair of the Taxes Committee, is upset about a delay in the release of the 2011 tax incidence study by the Minnesota Department of Revenue. In a letter sent Monday to assistant Revenue commissioner Matt Massman, Davids criticizes the agency for failing to meet the March 1 deadline for the biennial report.

Read More »

Dayton vows to lead state out of ‘horrendous fiscal mess’

Gov. Mark Dayton vowed to resolve the state's $6.2 billion budget deficit while averting a government shutdown in his inaugural State of the State Address. The first-term governor also reiterated pledges to increase funding for K-12 education, enact a $1 billion bonding bill and raise taxes on the state's wealthiest residents.

Read More »