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Walker, Dayton's tax chat delayed


A telephone call between Minnesota and Wisconsin governors about a tax dispute has been delayed until later this week.

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, both new to the offices, plan to talk about tax reciprocity, which until this year allowed a taxpayer in one state who works in the other to file just one state income tax return.

Walker told reporters Tuesday that he wanted to negotiate with Dayton.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.