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Confusion rises about error that caused Farmington budget blow-up

McKnight: ‘I don’t know where the number came from’ by Laura Adelmann Thisweek Newspapers Farmington city officials are researching the source of the error that resulted in a complete reversal of the city’s budget plan for 2012. City Finance Director … Continue reading

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Most homeowners to see lower District 196 taxes

by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers Most homeowners can expect a smaller tax bill this year from the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District.

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Majority of homeowners to see same city taxes

Eagan’s budget up slightly due to nontax revenues by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers While the slumped real estate market continues to worry many homeowners, the majority of those in Eagan can breathe easy knowing their city taxes will remain flat … Continue reading

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Majority of Eagan homeowners may see same city taxes

Officials propose 2.9 percent drop in property tax levy by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers As Eagan residents continue to feel the weight of the recession, they can breathe a sign of relief in knowing their city taxes may remain flat … Continue reading

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No levy referendum on ballot in District 196

Additional state aid and frugal planning should balance budget by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District will not seek a levy referendum this fall due to additional funding the state will provide in the future and changes … Continue reading

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EDA considers issuing levy to cover decades-old debt

City’s effort to refine its accounting leads to discovery by Laura Adelmann Thisweek Newspapers The Farmington Economic Development Authority may establish an annual levy to pay off $533,732 in debt. Under an annual $50,000 levy option, which was discussed in … Continue reading

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Levy increases, but property taxes drop for most District 191 residents

School Board approves $131,482 increase to tax levy by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers The Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District slightly raised its levy for 2011, yet most homeowners will pay less toward the district’s portion of taxes.

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Don’t wait until after Dec. 31 to do your 2010 tax planning

For most people, the last week of the year is almost too late to make the tax moves that make the most sense for them. It’s best to review options now before the holidays – and holiday spending – potentially … Continue reading

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Council approves final budget, levy

Average homeowner will see $27 increase in city property tax by Erin Johnson Thisweek Newspapers The Eagan City Council approved its final 2011 budget Tuesday, along with a 2.8 percent levy increase to offset uncollectable taxes from a growing number … Continue reading

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Rosemount man faces felony tax charges

New charges raised during investigation into extortion scheme by Laura Adelmann Thisweek Newspapers A Rosemount man who officials allege was involved in an extortion scheme is now also charged with five felony tax crimes. According to the Minnesota Department of Revenue … Continue reading

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