Rest Response to Senate Republican Tax Target Release

State Senator Ann H. Rest, DFL-New Hope, has released the following statement in response to Senate Republicans releasing a $900 million tax bill target. Sen. Rest serves at the Ranking Member on the Senate Tax Committee.

Senate Tax Chairs on Conference Committee Proposal

Members of the Minnesota Senate and House met today in a conference committee to discuss a joint proposal for a tax omnibus bill. The proposal provides $258 million in tax relief for Minnesotans and their families, and helps combat the growing burden of student debt. Several priorities of the Senate DFL Caucus are found in the conference committee agreement, including an expansion of the Working Family Credit, property tax relief, and a student loan payment tax credit.