Julianne Ortman

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Gov Dayton Signs Tax Reductions into Law

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton's Official Photo

Today, Governor Mark Dayton will hold a ceremony to sign HF 79/SF 47 into law. This legislation will provide $13 million in state tax reductions for college students and their parents, teachers, businesses and other tax payers by adopting most federal tax law changes made for the 2010 tax year. Continue Reading →

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“Lake Wobegone” no more; Minnesota No Longer Above Average in Spending, Taxes

2011 Legislative Session

While the perception persists that Minnesota is a high-tax, high-spending state, testimony in front of a joint hearing of the Senate Taxes and Finance Committee this morning demonstrated that this is no longer true. Continue Reading →

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