Eden Prairie Man Charged With 2 Tobacco Tax-Related FeloniesAn Eden Prairie business owner has been charged with two tax-related felonies after officials recovered untaxed tobacco products in his business. Hani Hassan Kotifani, of Eden Prairie, has been charged with one count of possession of untaxed tobacco products and one count of purchasing tobacco from unlicensed sellers.
Reward Offered In Mysterious Case Of Missing Mounds View ManThere are conflicting reports about where 32-year-old Henry McCabe was last seen. Some thought he was at a bar in Spring Lake Park, others say he was outside a club in New Brighton.
Some Still Waiting For Property Tax & Renter's Credit RefundsSome people in Minnesota say they're still waiting for their property tax or renter credit refunds. According to the Minnesota Department of Revenue's Ryan Brown, the department has to check the filings for errors.
Liberian Community Gathers To Search For Missing Mounds View ManHenry McCabe, 32, has been missing since Labor Day. So far, there have been conflicting reports of where he was last seen -- including a bar in Spring Lake Park where family say he went out with a friend.
Former MSFDA Treasurer Charged With 8 Counts Of Tax FraudThe former treasurer of the Minnesota State Fire Department Association has been charged with 13 counts of tax fraud.
Charges: Man Had $30K Of Untaxed TobaccoTax officials say a man faces tax crime charges after evading state taxes following a purchase of $30,000 worth of tobacco products from an out-of-state wholesaler.
Carver Co. Sheriff: Beware Of Door-To-Door Tax ScammersThe Carver County Sheriff's office is warning metro residents of a door-to-door scammer posing as a Minnesota Department of Revenue agent. Sheriff Jim Olson says the scammer is demanding people to pay back taxes immediately or they will call local law enforcement.
Reality Check: Who Pays Estate Taxes?Minnesotans are like everyone else when it comes to the end of our lives. But unlike 31 other states, some of us pay estate taxes after we're gone... and it's not popular.
Good Question: How Much Tax Refund Money Are We Getting?As of March 20, 57 percent of American taxpayers filed their federal taxes. Just about 80 percent received a refund. The average federal refund amount is $3,038. That refund rate is expected to drop slightly as we head closer to April 15.
Get Your Taxes Prepared For FreeThe Minnesota Department of Revenue wants to set you up with one of hundreds of tax preparers who can help you get your taxes filed for free. If you are 60 or older, have a disability, speak little to no English or make $53,000 a year or less, you qualify for free tax preparation.
State Tax Collections Add Up To $43M Extra In FebruaryMinnesota revenue collections have shattered expectations yet again. February saw $43 million more than finance officials were banking on. Figures released Tuesday by the Department of Minnesota Management and Budget said that amount was 5.7 percent ahead of projections.
Minnesota Property Taxes Set For 2015 IncreaseThe Minnesota Department of Revenue released an analysis Friday showing a $286 million increase in planned property tax collections for 2015. That's a slightly smaller increase from previous estimates released in the fall.