News about Gov. Dayton's budget proposal

  • By: STAR TRIBUNE STAFF
  • Updated: February 20, 2013 - 12:06 PM

Capitol Hot Dish: What is the budget plan?

By McKenna Ewen, Star Tribune April 05, 2013, 07:56 AM

The Star Tribune's political team reviews this week in politics at the Minnesota State Capitol.

Dayton takes his tax and spending proposals on the road

By Baird Helgeson March 21, 2013, 05:35 AM

He told a friendly, feisty Duluth crowd that raising taxes on high earners and smokers makes sense. But other DFLers have other ideas.

0 Comments

Hot Dish Politics

Dayton's taking the budget on the road

By Hot Dish Politics March 17, 2013, 08:54 PM

Freed from the burden of pushing new sales taxes, the governor plans "‘Meetings with Mark’ in communities around the state"

0 Comments

Dayton's new plan: 'Tax the rich,' leave sales taxes alone

By Rachel E. Stassen-Berger March 15, 2013, 05:34 AM

Governor abandons expansion of sales tax, property tax credit.

0 Comments

Twin Cities transit tax would double under Dayton plan

By PAT DOYLE March 14, 2013, 11:30 PM

Larger increase would fund additional rapid-bus routes and accelerate build-out of light-rail lines.

0 Comments

Gov. Dayton gets standing ovation from business group

By Dee DePass March 14, 2013, 06:02 AM

Chamber members applauded Dayton’s dumping of business tax plan, but not other tax ideas.

0 Comments

Dayton retools budget as poll indicates public approval lagging

By Baird Helgeson and Jim Ragsdale March 10, 2013, 06:56 AM

When Dayton unveils his new budget proposal this week, the plan will lean heavily on a tax hike for the wealthiest 2 percent of Minnesotans and he is strongly considering a significant bump in the tobacco tax, sources say.

0 Comments

Hot Dish Politics

Dayton drops much-criticized business sales tax plan

By Hot Dish Politics March 08, 2013, 09:23 AM

The governor said his plan lacked public support. The change means he won't have the money for the $500 property tax rebate he proposed for each family.

0 Comments

Hot Dish Politics

Dayton's revised budget proposal may rework his tax plan

By Hot Dish Politics March 04, 2013, 10:28 AM

After hearing weeks of complaints about his proposed new business taxes and receiving an improved state budget forecast, the governor said he'd reconsider the tax proposal but made no promises.

0 Comments

Minnesota is one of several states weighing shift to sales tax

By Adam Belz March 04, 2013, 06:26 AM

Minnesota isn’t alone in looking at depending more on sales taxes.

0 Comments

Fight over online sales tax in Minnesota gets personal

By Adam Belz March 03, 2013, 07:58 AM

Online sales accounted for roughly 10 cents of every retail dollar spent in the United States last year, and the inability to tax that commerce has become a vexing problem both for state officials and for bricks-and-mortar business owners who argue that the system gives Internet sellers an unfair advantage.

0 Comments

Minnesota Poll: Most in state want tax hike only on wealthy

By Baird Helgeson March 03, 2013, 07:56 AM

49% support tax on clothing costing more than $100; 63% oppose sales tax on business services.

0 Comments

Two-year budget forecast cuts Minnesota deficit by
 43 percent

By Jim Ragsdale and Rachel E. Stassen-Berger March 01, 2013, 02:39 PM

Two-year projection shrinks to $627M. GOP says Dayton should back off on tax hikes.

0 Comments

Dayton's budget frays alliance with Minnesota business

By Baird Helgeson February 18, 2013, 11:18 PM

Analysis: DFL governor’s plan to reshape state taxes jeopardizing his efforts to court CEOs.

0 Comments

Adding clothing sales tax In Minnesota comes with uncertain price

By THOMAS LEE and ADAM BELZ February 17, 2013, 06:45 AM

Minnesota is one of only 10 states that don't tax clothing, a policy that is celebrated by local businesses that compete on price and shoppers who want the most for their dollar.

0 Comments

Dayton challenges critics of Minnesota tax plan

By ADAM BELZ February 16, 2013, 08:59 AM

Aides said the governor’s plan would not apply a sales tax on goods or services sold beyond Minnesota, but business leaders still oppose it.

0 Comments

3D Economics

Governor's office: B2B tax will not apply to sales outside Minnesota

By 3D Economics February 15, 2013, 11:09 AM

The governor's office clarifies business-to-business sales tax rule, saying services sold by Minnesota companies to out-of-state firms would not have to charge it.

0 Comments

3D Economics

B2B sales tax draws "politically astute" foes in Minnesota

By 3D Economics February 14, 2013, 10:39 AM

Mark Dayton's proposal to tax sales between businesses has attracted opposition from a powerful group of professions. The same was true in Florida in 1987.

0 Comments

Hot Dish Politics

Dayton: Minnesota state budget 'is not supposed to be easy'

By Hot Dish Politics February 11, 2013, 05:51 PM

Gov. Mark Dayton acknowledges criticism of his budget but says he feels like Paul Revere

0 Comments

Businesses line up to fight Dayton's sales tax proposal

By ADAM BELZ February 08, 2013, 06:10 AM

Gov. Mark Dayton's plan to tax business services, they say, would drive business away, raise prices and fail to generate as much as projected.

0 Comments

Result Per Page

ADVERTISEMENT

Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

 
Close