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Rick Snyder
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

Governor Rick Snyder has signed into law a measure that ensures the personal exemption on state income taxes will not disappear as a result of the new federal tax law.  The governor says the state can handle a tax cut and spending more to fix roads.


Education
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Tuition-free community college for all is one of the priorities rolled out Monday by state House Democrats.  The Democrats’ plans create several friction points with Republicans.


Michigan Capitol
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The Legislature is back in session for 2018, and an early priority is dealing with taxes.  Talks are underway to figure out how to make sure the federal tax overhaul doesn’t cause a spike in state income taxes.


Money
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Governor Rick Snyder has proposed a plan to offset higher costs that could be forced on Michigan taxpayers as a result of the federal tax overhaul.  The biggest issue is the elimination of the federal personal exemption.


Tax Form
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Governor Rick Snyder’s administration is looking at making changes to state tax laws early in 2018.  That’s after it discovered the new federal tax law could have an impact on Michigan resident’s wallets. 


Michigan House of Representatives
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There won’t be an income tax cut anytime soon in Michigan. 

Office of Governor Rick Snyder

Governor Rick Snyder won’t support a plan to roll back the state income tax rate without a matching plan to cut spending.


Money
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Lawmakers in Lansing might not try to do away with the state income tax after all, but they are still looking to reduce it. 


Michigan House of Representatives
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An income tax rollback, a more transparent government, and reducing auto insurance rates - those are some of the main priorities for House Republicans during this session.  They rolled out the plan Thursday.


Money
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State House Republicans are aggressively pushing through an income tax cut and rollback, despite numerous questions raised during a committee hearing about what funding cuts could happen in other areas if the bill passes.


Classroom
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Governor Rick Snyder’s proposed budget has brought mixed reactions, in some cases from his own party. 


Rebekah Warren
Michigan State Senate / senatedems.com

Two proposalsaimed at eliminating Michigan's income tax have come before the state Legislature. WEMU's David Fair speaks to state Senator Rebekah Warren (D-Ann Arbor) about her thoughts on these proposals.


Rick Snyder
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

Ten million people.  Governor Rick Snyder has set a goal of getting Michigan’s population above that number before the next US Census.  It was part of the governor’s seventh State of the State address delivered Tuesday night at the state Capitol.


Income Tax
Ken Teegardin / flickr.com

The idea of a city-imposed income tax in Ann Arbor is once again under consideration.


Rick Snyder
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Governor Rick Snyder’s administration and Republicans in the Legislature are at odds over how to pay for the Medicaid program.


Income Tax
Ken Teegardin / flickr.com

There are a few extra days to get  your income taxes filed this year.  Instead of the traditional April 15th, you have until midnight Monday, April 18th to file your personal tax returns.


Tax and Millage Issues Rejected in Ypsilanti

May 9, 2012

Ypsilanti officials faced with deeper budget cuts after Tuesday's vote.

Ypsilanti voters will decide two ballot issues on Tuesday.