Items Tagged with 'Michigan Department of Treasury'


Wayfair decision makes waves in Michigan

Tax consultant outlines how U.S. Supreme Court’s state sales tax ruling will affect local retailers.

August 10, 2018
Supporters of the Supreme Court’s South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc. state sales tax decision are hailing it as a victory for mom and pops — but a Michigan consultant said that proof remains to be seen. Read More

State creates financial dashboard on communities

December 7, 2017
| By AP
LANSING — If you'd like a diagnosis of your Michigan community's fiscal health, a new website can help. Read More

Street Talk: Keeping a promise

Get the lead out.

January 22, 2016
When the Muskegon Area Promise Zone Authority received approval from the Michigan Department of Treasury last fall to move forward with its development plan, officials were faced with the task of raising two years’ worth of private funding before securing part of the state education tax to support the scholarship initiative. Read More

Unclaimed property audits could increase

September 19, 2014
Businesses with unclaimed property have a higher chance of becoming the subject of an audit, mostly due to an increase in the number of auditing firms across the country. Read More