personal property tax

Business and local government groups are applauding Michigan voters' decision to get rid of a tax on business equipment.  

Michigan voters deciding fate of business tax cut  Michigan voters will decide the fate of a years-long effort to end a state tax on manufacturing and small business equipment. 

Tricia Kinley, Mike Johnston, Rebekah Warren
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For years Republicans and Democrats across Michigan have raised concerns about the state’s personal property tax.  Voters in August will decide if a solution to phase-out the tax and reimburse local governments can go forward.


Snyder administration wants to get rid of personal property tax on businesses.