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Legislative notebook: No tax cut vote
By Don Davis Minnesota senators will not rush to judgment on a $500 million tax cut the House passed last week. On Monday, Senate Minority Leader David Hann, R-Eden Prairie, wanted senators to immed...
3/10/14 at 5:09 PM Political notebook: Dems push rural issues 3/10/14 at 10:27 AM
House passes $500 million tax cut; Dayton wants more cuts, Senate less 3/7/14 at 10:38 AM
What's the Best Way to Give Money to Children and Grandchildren?
Read this article to learn about financial gifting strategies that can benefit the giver and the recipient at the same time. In 2014, the IRS allows you to give up to $14,000 annually (or $2...
3/10/14 at 7:00 AM Four Tips for Tax-Savvy Investors 3/3/14 at 8:00 AM
Security Checks: Tips for Securing Your Online Transactions 2/11/14 at 9:11 AM
Unemployed or Under-employed Spouses & IRA Contributions
Dont forget aboutyour unemployed or under-employed spouse when it comes to IRA contributions. Given the current unemployment rate, you may have a nonworking spouse at the moment. That doesnt mean they...
3/4/14 at 4:05 PM Pay Taxes On What You Spend – Not On What You Earn 2/27/14 at 9:25 AM
ObamaCare Tax Penalty Rates 2014 - 2016 2/23/14 at 12:29 PM
Annual Statistical Supplement, 2013, now available
The Social Security Annual Statistical Supplement, 2013 is now available. The Supplement includes more than 240 statistical tables providing comprehensive data on programs administered by the Social...
3/4/14 at 1:00 PM Voluntary tax withholding from Social Security benefits 2/21/14 at 11:29 AM
How to replace your SSA-1099 for 2013 2/10/14 at 11:21 AM
Special Election Frequently Asked Questions
Fargo Public Schools will hold a Special Election on Tuesday, March 11 to approve the Districts general mill levy authority for the next ten years, as required by state law. Visit www.fargo.k12.nd.us/...
2/17/14 at 9:35 AM Special Election Preparation 10/29/13 at 5:14 PM
Legislative Update 2/14/13 at 3:17 PM
How Can I Get Free Help With My Taxes?
It is tax time again and for some people that brings a lot of anxiety about who will prepare their taxes, how much will it cost, and will they owe money? This anxiety can lead to people not filing tax...
2/10/14 at 9:35 AM
Does Mitchell really have higher property taxes than the rest of the state?
At last night's Mitchell City Council meeting, an oft-repeated claim was made about Mitchell supposedly having the highest or among the highest property taxes in the state: Roger Musick, CEO of Innova...
12/3/13 at 10:30 AM Silicon Valley in South Dakota? 8/2/12 at 3:41 PM
Is an opt-out the solution to our road woes? 4/1/10 at 8:22 AM
Tax the middle class
"Under the House Democrat Tax bill, 60 percent of people in the middle income tax bracket will see an income tax increase." And this is from the party that campaigned on helping the middle class. When...
5/8/13 at 10:54 AM Surly Brewing Speaks out on tax 4/30/13 at 6:24 PM
Making the Case against Receiving a Federal Income Tax Refund
Millions of Americans celebrate receiving an income tax refund each year. Many of these same people live each month under the burden of financial hardship, struggling to make ends meet, often falling ...
3/8/13 at 12:43 PM Ways to Find Money and Offset Social Security Tax Hike 1/4/13 at 5:42 PM
Spending Your Tax Refund the Right Way 4/17/12 at 7:54 AM
Making tax decisions less taxing
Growing a crop can be challenging. Marketing a crop can be harder still. Hardest of all, perhaps, is keeping abreast of tax law changes and incorporating those changes into farm management. That's wh...
11/7/12 at 11:45 AM
Eat the Rich
Are you mad at rich people? Do you respect them? The class warfare debate is as alive as ever, and an article in the New York Timesstirred the coals with this piece. It says that France's new Socialis...
8/8/12 at 12:20 PM
The Politics of Pinching Peaches
Generally, the produce department of a grocery store is a quiet place. Pinching peaches, while it is a dreadful practice, doesn't result in sounds from the peaches. I imagine, however, that the peopl...
8/2/12 at 2:32 PM Trickling Economics 2/16/12 at 2:28 PM
Do you want property tax reform?
I'm trying to put together a column on how Measure 2 and how, even though it was defeated, it really tapped into a strong vein in North Dakota in that lots of people feel they either, A- Property taxe...
6/13/12 at 4:31 PM Thoughts on taxes, Part 1: The problem with withholding income taxes 3/10/11 at 3:10 PM
Just paid my 2010 taxes 3/3/11 at 9:35 PM
Tax Freedom Day
Yesterday, in addition to be the deadline for filing Federal and State tax returns it was also Tax Freedom Day. Tax Freedom Day is the day that average Americans have earned enough to pay their tax b...
4/18/12 at 7:00 AM
Record on taxes is clear
All votes of Fargo city commissioners are public record and are verified in the minutes of all the commission meetings. Im proud of my record as one who works to engage the community to make better us...
4/8/12 at 7:50 AM