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Area residents who work in Minnesota could face a more taxing tax season next year.

Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty is threatening to end his state's tax reciprocity agreement with Wisconsin.


As part of Pawlenty's recent "unallotment plan" to balance Minnesota's budget, $106 million of the fix comes from speeding up Wisconsin's payments to Minnesota.

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Jeff Holmquist
Jeff Holmquist has been managing editor of the New Richmond News since 2004. He holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and business administration from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. He has previously worked as editor in Wadena, Minn.; Detroit Lakes, Minn.; Hutchinson, Minn.; and Bloomington, Minn. He also was previously owner of the Osceola Sun, Stillwater Courier and Scandia Messenger along with his wife. Together they previously founded and published The Old Times newspaper for antiques and collectibles collectors; and Up!, a Christian magazine of hope and encouragement.
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