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BLOOMBERG: Allow the IRS to prepare returns

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

For millions of American taxpayers, the uncelebrated unholiday known as Tax Day is spent in an anxious scramble. April 15, the deadline for filing taxes, doesn’t have to be this way.

Most Americans have relatively straightforward finances, tak…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

PUC cuts its tax rate for utilities, telecoms

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — South Dakota’s tax rate on in-state gross receipts of utilities and telecommunications companies will be lower for the 2015 fiscal year that starts this summer on July 1.

The state Public Utilities Commission set the levy at 0.14 pe…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Stossel: Taxing life away with a code that’s incopmrehensible

April 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

It’s tax time. I’m too scared to do my taxes. I’m sure I’ll get something wrong and my enemies in government will persecute — no, I mean prosecute — me.
So I hired Bob.
Bob’s my accountant. I like Bob, but I don’t like that I have t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minnesota House goes for property tax breaks

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House wants to cut taxes $103 million more than the state already has this year, with half of the relief coming in property taxes.
A bill representatives passed 125-0 Friday adds to $443 million in tax cuts already approve…continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota House goes for property tax breaks

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House wants to cut taxes $103 million more than the state already has this year, with half of the relief coming in property taxes.
A bill representatives passed 125-0 Friday adds to $443 million in tax cuts already approve…continue reading on dglobe.com

Judge says Deadwood casinos must pay taxes on promo play

March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEADWOOD — A South Dakota judge has rejected an attempt by three casinos to escape paying state gambling taxes on free promotional plays they give to customers.

Circuit Judge Mark Barnett decided in favor of the state Commission on Gaming in the …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Dakotas, Wyoming have lowest combined dividend tax rates

March 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

If you live in the Dakotas or Wyoming and have dividend income, you’re in luck. The three states have among the lowest combined federal and state tax rates on dividends, according to the Tax Foundation.Wyoming and South Dakota don’t have personal inc…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

SD unlikely to see as much revenue as predicted

March 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Chet Brokaw

PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota likely won’t see as much money come in next year as was projected when Gov. Dennis Daugaard proposed his state budget in early December, state economists told the Legislature’s budget-writing committee…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

SD unlikely to see as much revenue as predicted

March 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Chet Brokaw

PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota likely won’t see as much money come in next year as was projected when Gov. Dennis Daugaard proposed his state budget in early December, state economists told the Legislature’s budget-writing committee…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Dayton plan included more tax cuts, bigger reserves

March 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — A bigger tax cut and depositing more money in the state budget reserves are Gov. Mark Dayton’s priorities in how to deal with a $1.2 billion surplus.

The Democratic governor this morning announced he wants $616 million in tax cuts, a f…continue reading on dglobe.com