ST. PAUL — Counties would get new taxing authority, local levy limits disappear and some charitable organizations would be relieved of paying property taxes under a Democratic tax plan unveiled Monday.
Bill would allow counties to raise taxes a half-cent per
$1 of sales
ST. PAUL — Minnesota counties should be able to raise the sales tax instead of property taxes to make up for state aid cuts, the two state House tax chairmen say.
Controversial sales tax expansion included in plan
ST. PAUL — Minnesota should eliminate its corporate income tax and make other changes to spur business growth, a governor-appointed panel recommended.
Aggressive timeline pursued for Memorial Auditorium renovation WORTHINGTON — Following last Tuesday’s passage of the local option half-cent sales tax, the Worthington City Council on Monday discussed plans to put the two tax-funded projects — renovations to Memorial Auditorium and the building of a community center complex — into action.
Say yes to the proposed City of Worthington half-percent sales tax. The Minnesota Legislature several years ago passed legislation that allowed the City of Worthington to enact a time-restricted (non-permanent) half-percent add on to the existing sales tax.
I do not remember a time when the taxpayers (property owners) in the city limits of Worthington have had an opportunity to ask those who live out of town, visitors, and those who rent houses and apartments in town help pay for projects in the city of Worthington.
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