HELENA — Here are some major tax bills before the 2013 Legislature, their financial impact to the state general fund over the next two years and their status:
HELENA — A House committee on Friday heard the Legislature’s third major proposal to overhaul Montana’s complex income tax system to make it easier for taxpayers to understand.
HELENA — A Republican House member is proposing to simplify Montana’s individual income taxes and flatten the tax structure by switching to a single rate and eliminating most tax credits.
There’s something new in the Montana University System’s proposed budget appropriation for the upcoming biennium: An agreement that part of the funding will depend on performance.
HELENA — Some key executive action is coming in committees this week and figures to top the legislative agenda.
Montanans toiling on their 2012 tax returns should know that state lawmakers are considering bills that could vastly change the tax forms and state income tax structure in tax year 2014.
HELENA — A legislative budget panel added money Wednesday to the Montana University System budget, but the figure still fell about $27 million short of what Gov. Brian Schweitzer originally proposed.
HELENA — A proposed constitutional amendment to extend legislators' term limits to 12 years from the current eight years drew no public support Thursday as a leading opponent predicted that voters would crush the measure as they did in 2004.