Month: November 2014

As Michigan Economy Recovers, State Collects More Taxes – Michigan Capitol Confidential

New stories Raising sales and income taxes boosts state revenue The state of Michigan increased its tax collection in the first three years of Gov. Rick Snyder’s tenure, reversing a two-year decline in former Gov. Jennifer Granholm’s last two years. Tax revenue fell from $21.81 billion in Snyder’s first year in office …

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Business leaders see Michigan’s economy gaining momentum

Optimistic mood, but sobering numbers reflect Michigan’s still slow economic recovery. That’s the swift conclusion of Michigan’s third annual CEO Summit, which was attended by 400 business leaders Thursday in Detroit. Buoyed in recent days by the re-election of Governor Rick Snyder and the confirmation of Detroit’s Chapter 9 bankruptcy exit plan by Judge Steven …

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