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Sales Tax

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Group Pushes For Local Sales Tax For Web Retail

A group calling itself Main Street Fairness Coalition wants the Minnesota State legislature to immediately approve a bill this session that would force internet retailers to charge their customers local or state sales taxes.

04/12/2012

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Minn. Businesses Step Up Push For Online Sales Tax

Representatives of Minnesota businesses large and small are ramping up pressure on state lawmakers to collect sales taxes on purchases made through online-only retailers.

04/12/2012

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Residents Give Mixed Reaction To Referendum Denial

There was mixed reaction Wednesday after the Ramsey County Charter Commission denied voters a referendum on a half-cent sales tax increase to pay for new Minnesota Vikings stadium.

10/12/2011

An artist rendering of the proposed Vikings stadium in Arden Hills. (credit: Minnesota Vikings)

Panel Clears Obstacle For Vikings Stadium Project

A Ramsey County panel on Tuesday decided not to call a countywide referendum next year on a proposed half-cent sales tax hike to help build a new Minnesota Vikings stadium, eliminating an obstacle that team officials said would have delayed the project and added to its cost.

10/11/2011

An artist rendering of the proposed Vikings stadium in Arden Hills. (credit: Minnesota Vikings)

Most Oppose Tax At Vikings Stadium Hearing

Most of the dozens who testified at a public hearing of the Ramsey County Charter Commission held near the suburban stadium site opposed the stadium tax proposal.

09/28/2011

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Minnesota Smokers To Pay Another Penny A Pack

Smokers in Minnesota start paying another penny a pack for cigarettes starting Monday, as an annual adjustment in the state’s cigarette tax takes effect.

08/01/2011

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