Sales Tax

Internet Buyer Beware: Amazon, Other Online Stores To Collect Sales Tax Starting ThursdayMichigan is the 26th state in which customers of e-commerce giant Amazon will be assessed a sales tax, known as a use tax because it is owed on purchases made from out-of-state sellers.
Lawmakers Look To End Sales Tax On Gun Safety DevicesSupporters say Michigan should do all it can to promote gun safety.
May Election Tests Pothole Angst Vs. Will To Raise TaxesMore than half of Michigan's major roads will be in poor condition within a decade if nothing's done, up from 38 percent in 2014 and 23 percent in 2006.
Most Of $1.2B In New Funds Would Go To County, City RoadsNot all of the $1.2 billion-plus influx would go to roads and bridges immediately. Much of the new tax revenue would instead be used to pay down debt.
Poll: Only 29 Percent Support Road Funding Proposal, Once They Know The DetailsA new poll out Friday shows Michigan's road funding and sales tax proposal is in trouble.
How Gov. Snyder, Lawmakers Are Filling Michigan's $412 Million Budget HoleGov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday plans to sign mid-budget year bills to finalize a plan to tackle Michigan's projected $412 million shortfall in two primary funds that receive about $21 billion annually in tax revenue.
1st Ad Backing Tax Hike Says Michigan Roads Are 'Dangerous' [VIDEO]It features a mid-Michigan mother who says her family is on the road a lot for kids' basketball and soccer, and she worries about concrete falling from bridges.
Snyder Defends Proposed Sales Tax Increase To Fund Roads, EducationThe plan has been criticized because not all of the money raised would be dedicated to road repairs.
Draft Released Of Wording For May Road Funding ProposalMichigan's elections director has released proposed wording of a road funding ballot proposal asking voters if they want to increase the state sales tax.
Michigan To Force Amazon, Other Online Stores To Collect Sales Tax Get ready to pay taxes on things you buy online.
Michigan Residents To Vote On Sales Tax Increase In MayA proposed tax hike aimed at improving Michigan's transportation infrastructure and schools is heading to voters.
A Look At Michigan's Road Funding PlanThe fate of the tax hike rests entirely with voters.
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