The Minnesota House was set to vote Wednesday on a renegotiated package of tax breaks with smaller cuts for businesses than the bill Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed last week.
Feelings at the State Capitol are a little raw these days, with some republicans very upset with the Governor’s veto of the tax bill.
Minnesota. Gov. Mark Dayton wasted no time Friday vetoing a Republican-crafted tax plan sent to him the night before that contained breaks for businesses but would have taken money from the state’s rainy day reserves.
The Republican-controlled Minnesota House passed what one lawmaker called a “smokin’ hot tax bill” on Tuesday, but the measure that would cost the state $52 million in lost taxes this year alone is likely to be vetoed by Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton.
The Minnesota Legislature has passed a package of changes to state tax law that maintains state aid to cities and counties at levels from last year.
The Minnesota House has approved a tax budget bill unlikely to get support from Gov. Mark Dayton.
Gov. Mark Dayton speaks to a supportive audience of local government officials Thursday as a tax bill cutting state payments to cities and counties advances at the Capitol.
A House panel has passed a Republican-backed tax bill that would cut income taxes for Minnesotans, but could lead to property tax increases.
A House panel is working in marathon mode to try to finalize a tax bill.