Tom Hanson Quoted in Star Tribune Article on Minnesota's Expanding State Sales Tax
Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A., lobbyist Tom Hanson
is quoted in an article on Minnesota’s expanding state sales tax in the Star Tribune
. The article, “A taxing solution,” looks at the industries’ responses to the prospect of raising taxes to cover the state's budget deficit. The proposed increase would include a tax to legal fees and other professional service fees. Tom said, “It’s a big political risk, and it only gets you partway there to a balanced budget” (qtd. In Phelps).
To read the rest of the article, visit Star Tribune’s website
Phelps, David and Jennifer Bjorhus. “A taxing solution?” Star Tribune
[Minneapolis]. 4 Feb. 2011.