ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO/AP) — After taking a lot of heat from the business community, Gov. Mark Dayton is dropping one of his sales tax proposals.
Dayton is scrapping his plan to expand the state sales tax to transactions between businesses. His proposal to put a tax on legal, accounting and other services had prompted heavy protests from the business community.
University of Minnesota Economist Laura Kalambokidis says it’s a wise decision.
NewsRadio 830 WCCO’s Steve Murphy Reports