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January 31, 2017
A newly constructed Target store is shown in San Diego, California, U.S. May 17, 2016.  REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo
Retailers Target, Best Buy push back against Republican border tax push
January 31, 2017 - 8:19am
January 28, 2017
Credit where credit is due: Campaign encourages more people to claim earned-income tax credit
January 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 14, 2017
State legislators watch as Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signs the first bill of the year into law on Friday. It matches state law with federal tax law and provides $21 million in tax relief. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Partial quick start for Minnesota Legislature
January 14, 2017 - 9:37am
January 5, 2017
Greater Minnesota cities stake claim
January 5, 2017 - 9:19pm
January 2, 2017
A warm morning sun turns the Minneota Capitol from nearly white to nearly tan in the first 2017 sunrise. On Tuesday, Jan. 3, the Legislature begins its session in a newly renovated Capitol. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
MN Legislative forecast: Cloudy with a chance of disputes
January 2, 2017 - 9:59pm
December 28, 2016
Minnesota House Tax Chairman Greg Davids of Preston says on Monday, April 20, 2015, that Republicans' tax plan would help the middle class. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
2017 Minnesota tax bill to start with popular, but failed, 2016 version
December 28, 2016 - 8:42pm
December 15, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says on Thursday, Dec. 15, that Republicans have until noon Friday to agree to a health care premium assistance package to come up during a special session next week. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Legislature: Health insurance aid might still arrive
December 15, 2016 - 5:54pm
November 17, 2016
Stephen Moore speaks at an economic outlook forum hosted by the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber in 2012. Forum News Service file photo
Trump adviser calls for tax reform as bipartisan 'jobs' bill
November 17, 2016 - 9:18am
October 19, 2016
Richard Lindahl letter: Democrats need our support
October 19, 2016 - 12:14pm
October 10, 2016
James Swenson letter: The definition of 'fair share'
October 10, 2016 - 12:50am
October 5, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump meets with energy executives during a campaign stop Tuesday in Denver, Colorado. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Poll: Trump calls tax avoidance 'smart,' most Americans call it 'unpatriotic'
October 5, 2016 - 2:09pm
October 3, 2016
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

The city of Willmar has a certain amount of money to work with each year, and the dollars are all designated to specific areas. "Every dollar the city has is earmarked for something,” said Willmar Finance Director Steve Okins.
Willmar's money is budgeted to the last dollar
October 3, 2016 - 12:28am
October 2, 2016
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks Saturday at a campaign rally in Manheim, Pennsylvania.  REUTERS
Trump's tax writeoff shows he is a business 'genius, advisers say
October 2, 2016 - 8:37pm
September 21, 2016
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt tells reporters on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, that Twin Cities transit funding remains a roadblock to a special legislative session. Looking on are Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk, center, and Gov. Mark Dayton. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Staff talks to reset special session hopes
September 21, 2016 - 7:02pm
August 26, 2016
Klinger: Where Has All the Money for Our Schools Gone?
August 26, 2016 - 1:31pm