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Minn. sales tax by the numbers

  • February 7, 2013 - 9:49 PM

$2.2 billion -- Projected revenue from Dayton's business-to-business sales tax.

6.875 percent -- Current sales tax rate.

5.5 percent -- Proposed rate under Dayton plan.

$146.1 million -- Decline in sales taxes paid by consumers if rate is reduced.

Sources: Minnesota Department of Revenue, Tax Policy Center

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