A Big Lake man faces big fines and possibly prison time after the Minnesota Department of Revenue says he failed to file tax returns, failed to pay sales tax from his business and continued collecting sales tax after his license was revoked.
People living in cities under 5,000 people are paying a tax that they aren't seeing a benefit from. Minnesota has tax on unleaded gas of 28.6 cents per gallon and 28.6 cents per gallon on diesel. The taxes paid go to county, state and township roads but nothing to small towns.
Amount of income, number of deductions, total receipts, amount of times you banged your head on the table: April is the month of figures.
If the amount of money in your bank account and number on your tax return are making you crazy, take a break, take a breath and distract yourself with some of these numbers from the IRS.