Deal Assures Cities Not Hurt By Business Tax CutThe business tax cuts were enacted by Gov. Rick Snyder and legislators at the end of 2012 but will be halted if a statewide vote fails in August.
Mich. Legislature OKs Business Property Tax RepealLegislation aiming to eliminate several hundred million dollars in taxes businesses annually pay on equipment is on its way to the governor.
Leaders Revise Business Property Tax-Cut MeasureLeaders from the governor's office and the Legislature on Tuesday introduced a new plan to eliminate the taxes businesses pay on computers and equipment used in the manufacturing process, but it would require voter approval.
State Senate Passes Personal Property Tax CutsThe Michigan Senate has passed a contentious set of bills that would roll back the personal property taxes businesses pay by hundreds of millions of dollars.
Local Officials Skeptical Of Michigan Biz Tax CutsRepublican lawmakers have long wanted to get rid of a tax on equipment they say is keeping manufacturers from hiring more workers. But there's a hitch, since many local officials don't trust lawmakers to make up the lost funds.
Business Taxes Again On Mich. Lawmakers' AgendaFresh off lowering Michigan's overall business taxes in a bid to boost economic growth, Republicans will aim to eliminate or phase out a state tax paid on business equipment in 2012.
Calley Signs Latest Michigan Business Tax BillsLt. Gov. Brian Calley has signed the final package of new Michigan laws for 2011.
Snyder: Simpler Biz Tax Already Creating Jobs
Cities, Schools Nervous About Michigan Tax DebateMichigan Republicans want to phase out or eliminate a tax paid by businesses on equipment, making local governments and schools that rely on the revenue nervous.
Mich. Supreme Hears Pension Tax ArgumentsThe State Supreme Court is hearing arguments on an $800 million question: The constitutionality of Governor Rick Snyder's pension tax..
Gov. Snyder Signs Sweeping Tax LegislationMichigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed the most sweeping tax change in the state since 1994 when Proposal A fundamentally altered the way schools are funded.