Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Total tax collections in Montana per capita are the 37th highest in the nation, at $3,827, according to the Tax Foundation.

The highest collection of taxes in the nation happens in Washington DC where $10,841 per person are collected

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

 

The federal government plays an impactful role in every state’s economy, but some states rely on the federal government for greater support than others. In a new study, SmartAsset analyzed data to find the states that are most

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

 

The IRS is giving taxpayers who might have been confounded by 2017’s changes to the tax code a little bit of a break. Normally you won’t receive a penalty if you’ve paid 90 percent of your yearly debt to Uncle Sam, but now it’s

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Monday, February 18, 2019

 

In answering the question of why there is a lack of affordable housing in Montana, the state’s leading economist pointed to over-regulation as one of three possible reasons. A panel of representatives from the industry agreed,

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Senator Al Olszewksi (R – Kalispell) introduced Senate Bill 206 to require country-of-origin (COOL) placarding for beef and pork at retail stores in Montana. The bill would require retailers to display a placard at counters differentiating

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Monday, February 18, 2019

A special review of zoning that would allow the mining of gravel at the intersection of Wise Lane and Story Road was approved by Yellowstone County Commissioners, despite the fact that almost all the neighbors oppose the project.

The

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Monday, February 18, 2019

 

The economic prospects for the Billings area in 2019 are for a better year than 2018.

In general the forecast is for “slower growth for everyone,” according to Pat Barkey , Director of the Bureau of Business and

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Big Sky Economic Development (BSED) has rejected its first proposal for a new headquarters and is issuing a new request for proposals (RFP) to purchase a building or condominium.

Sunday, February 17, 2019

 

The City of Billings is in the process of developing a secondary source of water to serve the west end of the city with the development of an $84 million reservoir and treatment plant at Shiloh Road and Hesper Road. They will

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