UW-Madison Able to Accept Unlimited Number Of Out-Of-State UndergradsThe University of Wisconsin-Madison will be able to enroll an unlimited number of out-of-state undergraduates beginning next fall under a plan that the UW System Board of Regents approved Friday after the chancellor and system president vowed to more aggressively recruit top Wisconsin students to the flagship campus.
Wisconsin Makes Minnesota Offer On Tax ReciprocityWisconsin's latest income tax reciprocity offer to Minnesota does not include an additional payment of up to $6 million a year that its neighbor wanted, a demand that the head of Wisconsin's Revenue Department derided Thursday as "unprecedented." Still, Revenue Secretary Rick Chandler and Wisconsin lawmakers who live on the border with Minnesota said they hoped the two states could reach agreement for the 2015 tax year before a Sept. 30 deadline.
Agreement In Principle On Tax ReciprocityRevenue officials from Minnesota and Wisconsin say they hope to finalize an agreement on tax reciprocity that will allow residents who live in one state and work in the other to file just one state income tax return beginning next year.
Minn. Signs Off On Tuition Deal With Wis.The state of Minnesota has signed off on a deal previously approved by Wisconsin that keeps alive the two-state tuition reciprocity agreement but with some changes affecting students from Wisconsin.
Revenue Officials Working On Tax ReciprocityWisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he's confident Wisconsin and Minnesota will have a new tax reciprocity agreement in the next two months.
Wis. Lawmakers Agree To Change Minn. Tuition DealWisconsin college students will have to pay more to attend the University of Minnesota under a change approved by the Wisconsin Legislature's budget committee.
Wis. Pays $12.9M To Minn. For Tuition DealThe state of Wisconsin owed the state of Minnesota and its colleges and universities nearly $13 million under the states' tuition reciprocity deal for the 2009 school year.
Walker: Budget Holdup Halts Reciprocity PaymentsWisconsin's governor is bringing Minnesota into the fight to balance his state's budget. Gov. Scott Walker brought up the point that Wisconsin owes Minnesota a lot of money, and he'd like to pay it back.
Minn. Officially Asks Wis. To Honor $58.7M DebtMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has sent a letter asking his Wisconsin counterpart to honor a $58.7 million debt stemming from an old tax-reciprocity agreement.