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Health Dept. spokeswoman resigns over 'rather inappropriate' tweets posted during presidential debate
Israel's Shimon Peres, 93, dies in Tel Aviv
Clinton seeks to keep Trump on defensive after debate
Obama power plant rules face key test in U.S. court
Chelsea Clinton coming to Fargo for fundraiser
crime and courts
nation and world
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Midgets volleyball takes care of Saints in four sets
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
good bad and ugly
James "Jim" Basic
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
April 18, 2015
NDSU, UND faculty victimized by bogus tax returns
FARGO — Multiple faculty members at North Dakota State University have been notified by the IRS that fraudulent income tax returns were filed in their names. Allan Ashworth, a retired professor of geosciences, is one of those who learned that his information was used to file a...
April 18, 2015 - 4:26pm
April 17, 2015
Valuations on the rise: Appraiser says city lots undervalued; residents claim numbers are too high
Residents and business owners from around the city expressed their concerns about an increase in assessed property values in front of the Dickinson...
April 17, 2015 - 9:49am
As exchange rate lowers, Canadians still benefit from tax refunds
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - As taxpayers across the country made a last dash to submit their tax returns this week, another constituency has been seeking...
News/Nation and World
April 17, 2015 - 1:00am
April 16, 2015
Senate scraps proposed income tax cuts
BISMARCK – Senate lawmakers on Thursday scrapped a proposal to shrink North Dakota’s individual and corporate income tax rates by 5 percent, but the chairman of a House committee sitting on a separate proposal predicts a strong push for income tax relief in the House. Some...
April 16, 2015 - 11:52am
April 13, 2015
Tax day is rarely one of year's most stressful days, survey says
FARGO - Wednesday is the deadline to pay state and federal income taxes. But it's apparently nothing to stress out about. There's no doubt...
News/Nation and World
April 13, 2015 - 1:38pm
April 10, 2015
4Q taxable sales up year-over-year despite oil lull
BISMARCK - North Dakota’s taxable sales increased 15.5 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014 over the same period in 2013, Tax Commissioner...
April 10, 2015 - 7:42pm
March 19, 2015
Forecast drops North Dakota's oil tax revenue another $1 billion
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s oil tax revenues took another nearly $1 billion hit in the latest revenue forecast released Wednesday, but the...
March 19, 2015 - 12:46pm
March 18, 2015
Tax exemptions considered for agritourism
MCKENZIE, N.D. - Once a farm house, the Grand Lodge on the Black Leg Ranch near McKenzie has been renovated and boasts such amenities as refurbished pine board walls and floors, four private rooms and bathrooms, a bar, commercial kitchen, a meeting area and a large deck. Though...
March 18, 2015 - 8:00pm
March 16, 2015
U.S. Senators renew push for online sales tax collection
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A group of U.S. senators is renewing a push to allow states to collect sales tax from remote retailers that don't have a physical presence in the state, a move they say would level the playing field between online and traditional retailers. The Marketplace...
March 16, 2015 - 5:55pm
March 11, 2015
ND residents entitled to $2.6M in 2011 tax returns
North Dakotans may be entitled to almost $2.6 million in tax returns. More than 1.1 million people in the U.S. who did not file a federal income tax return in 2011 are entitled to approximately $1 billion, or a median of $698 each, the Internal Revenue Service announced in a news...
March 11, 2015 - 6:39pm
February 10, 2015
Bismarck man charged with 9 counts of filing fake tax returns
BISMARCK — A Bismarck man is facing charges in the U.S. District Court for North Dakota after an Internal Revenue Service investigation alleged that he submitted more than $43,000 in fraudulent tax refund claims. Solomon Lindsay, 38, is being held at Burleigh County Detention Center...
News/crime and courts
February 10, 2015 - 10:01pm
January 28, 2015
Revenue forecast revealed: Some lawmakers less confident about the future
BISMARCK — North Dakota legislators on Thursday will issue a revised revenue forecast reflecting lower oil prices than those assumed by the governor’s budget recommendations for 2015-17. House Majority Leader Al Carlson, R-Fargo, said Wednesday that lawmakers need to have adjusted...
January 28, 2015 - 10:33pm
January 26, 2015
Other Views: Taxing, clashing values
North Dakota legislators will be sorting through a tangle of bills aimed at various forms of tax relief or other means of enabling residents...
January 26, 2015 - 7:41pm
January 20, 2015
Committee hears first bill aimed at cutting North Dakotans' income taxes
BISMARCK — Lawmakers in oil-rich North Dakota heard Tuesday the first in a large batch of bills aimed at cutting or eliminating personal income taxes, with the main sponsor pitching it as a way to benefit renters who have missed out on property tax relief. North Dakota’s income...
January 20, 2015 - 11:01pm
January 17, 2015
Obama speech to call for closing tax loopholes
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address will propose closing multibillion-dollar tax loopholes used by the wealthiest Americans, imposing a fee on big financial firms and then using the revenue to benefit the middle class, senior administration officials...
January 17, 2015 - 9:35pm