Tag Archives: property tax

MSBA chief provides insight on property taxes at forum

MSBA Executive Director Kirk Schneidawind was featured on a panel during the Rural Legislative Forum held Thursday, December 8, at South Central College in North Mankato. “Rapidly Rising Property Taxes — Challenging Rural Minnesota” was the theme of this year’s … Continue reading

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Education roundup: Committee OKs HITA adjustments; property tax relief for farmers; increased fines for school bus violators

The House Commerce and Regulatory Reform Committee on Tuesday approved Rep. Ron Kresha’s bill that proposes three adjustments to the Health Insurance Transparency Act (HITA) that passed in 2014. Kresha reminded the committee his bill (HF 3129) is not an … Continue reading

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Session Snapshot: Testing, teacher shortage, property taxes and more

Session Snapshot Week 2 — March 14-18   A GLANCE AT THE WEEK Week 2 is here and gone — things at the Capitol are definitely fast and furious. Please see a synopsis of the week below by topic. Testing and … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — Proposal would impact debt levies now and into the future

The House Education Finance Committee and the House Property Tax and Local Government Finance Division Committee held an informational hearing April 9 to discuss a proposal (HF 2077, sponsored by Rep. Steve Drazkowski) on agricultural property tax credit for school capital … Continue reading

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