Tech Firm Near Win In Quiet Push For Minn. Breaks In early February, a development agency in Gov. Mark Dayton's administration made a deal with a giant pharmaceutical company: The state would explore grants and tax breaks that could yield almost 200 high-wage jobs all while keeping Baxter Healthcare Group's name out of the public conversation.
Anti-Tax Group's Minn. Rally Attracts Big FigureWell-known anti-tax figure Grover Norquist is bringing his message to Minnesota, which is in the heat of a big tax debate.
Reality Check: Beer Tax Claims Of House DemocratsMinnesota House Democrats this week voted to raise the excise tax on beer, claiming it will raise the price only 7 cents a bottle.
Secrecy Surrounds Minn. Tax Break For Biotech Firm Following a hush-hush courtship, top Minnesota lawmakers acknowledged Tuesday that they are compiling a multi-million dollar package of public subsidies and tax breaks to encourage an Illinois-based pharmaceutical firm to add 200 high-paying jobs and undertake a substantial construction project in their state.
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A Look At The Craziest Tax Write-OffsIt's hard to think there's anything funny about taxes when you're under a mountain of paperwork, but CBS News contributor and analyst Mellody Hobson has a little comic relief for taxpayers.
Tax Fraud Trio Pleads GuiltyThe third and final member of a tax fraud trio pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court to one count of conspiracy to defraud the United States.
How (Not) To Get AuditedIt's time to talk taxes: 1099 forms have gone out and you should be organizing your paperwork and getting ready to pay the taxman.
What Triggers an IRS Tax Audit?The odds of an audit can increase substantially depending on your income, types of income, deduction amount and changes you have made since filing your last tax return.
What To Do With Your Tax RefundMost tax filers are getting a refund after they file their 2012 return. With the average refund running about $3,000, a lot of people will be thinking about what to do with the extra cash.
Where's My Refund? IRS Tool Answers That QuestionThe Internal Revenue Service has a message for taxpayers eager to learn the status of their tax refund: Please don't check the IRS website every five minutes — once a day is enough.
Tax Prep: Don't Miss These Juicy Credits and DeductionsThe IRS expects that 75 percent of all 2012 returns will be entitled to a refund, so if you haven't started preparing your taxes yet, do it: There's no reason to wait for April 15 to roll around to get that money back from Uncle Sam.
Minn. Officials Warn Against Using TurboTaxThe Minnesota Department of Revenue has a warning for anyone who uses a popular brand of software to file their taxes.
Prepare Taxes Online Like A ProIf you're preparing your own taxes you should definitely do what the professionals do: use tax preparation software.
As The Tax Man Cometh, Tips For Getting ReadyThe IRS expects 75 percent of all 2012 returns will get a refund, so if you haven't started preparing your taxes yet, do it.