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Reducing Tax Burdens

The federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act signed into law in December 2017 was designed to reduce taxes on most individuals and businesses and simplify individual tax filing. This sweeping federal tax reform bill resulted in the need for the Legislature to address state tax impacts on Minnesota taxpayers and opportunities to make our system more competitive. 

Business Education Networks connect students, employers

Business Education Networks continue to make impressive strides in bringing together local chambers, employers and educators to focus on a common goal of strengthening tomorrow’s workforce. "Local chambers are leading the effort," says Laura Bordelon, Minnesota Chamber vice president for advocacy. "There is clearly enthusiasm among employers to help students learn what job opportunities are available in their communities."