business taxes Tax Capture Legislation Moving Swiftly Through State Senate – Could Hit Roadblock In House By Cheyna Roth • Feb 21, 2017 Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org Legislation that would give companies building on blighted and undesirable land a tax break is swiftly making its way through the Senate. But it could be headed for a roadblock. Listen Listening... / 0:40 The Michigan Public Radio Network's Cheyna Roth reports on a tax break bill that may face problems in the state House. 'Dark Store' Case Makes Its Way To The Michigan Supreme Court By Cheyna Roth • Feb 3, 2017 Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org The city of Escanaba is taking on big box stores in the Michigan Supreme Court. The city says the home improvement store Menards is dodging taxes. Listen Listening... / 0:38 The Michigan Public Radio Network's Cheyna Roth reports on the city of Escanaba taking its "dark store case" to the Michigan Supreme Court. Lieutenant Governor Signs Bill To Eliminate 'Dumb' Tax By Associated Press • Apr 2, 2014 Wikipedia Media Commons LANSING - Michigan Lt. Gov. Brian Calley has signed legislation designed to ensure local government budgets aren't hurt if manufacturers and small businesses get planned tax cuts. Business Equipment Tax Repeal Bills Sail Through State House By Jake Neher • Mar 26, 2014 Flickr Listen Listening... / Jake Neher reports on passage of business tax bills in the Michigan House A widely unpopular tax on business equipment in Michigan is one step closer to being permanently repealed.