ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Revenue says taxpayers can start filing their Minnesota tax forms on Jan. 20.
That’s the same day that the IRS says taxpayers can start filing their 2014 returns.READ MORE: Enjoying The Weather Extremes Of Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
Congress recently extended several tax breaks for Minnesota teachers, college students, homeowners and small businesses. The Revenue Department is asking state lawmakers to move quickly to make Minnesota’s tax code conform to the updated federal laws by Jan. 20.READ MORE: Does Cold Weather Affect COVID Test Kits And Results?
Revenue Commissioner Myron Frans says taking action by Jan. 20 will make sure Minnesota families and businesses can take advantage of the new benefits and provide a smooth opening to the tax filing season.
The Minnesota Legislature convenes its 2015 session Tuesday.MORE NEWS: 'I Was Flabbergasted': Missing Badge Of Hastings Officer Killed In 1894 Rediscovered
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