New farm equipment repair tax has few defenders
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Craig Will has deal with plenty of unhappy customers since a new state tax on farm equipment repairs took effect July 1.
Will works at Midwest Machinery in Sauk Rapids, which repairs farm implements. He says many farmers who bring their machines in for repairs aren't aware of the new sales tax. He says it amounts to a lot of money on a repair bill that could total several thousand dollars.
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