Rep. LaSata votes for family tax relief on vehicle purchases

State Rep. Kim LaSata on Wednesday voted to accelerate sales tax relief for Michigan families buying motor vehicles by overriding a gubernatorial veto. The vote was the second time she voted in support of the Senate legislation, providing tax relief for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current law calls for phasing…

Rep. Lilly votes for sales tax relief back to Michigan residents

State Rep. Jim Lilly voted on Wednesday to accelerate sales tax relief for Michigan drivers and families seeking to buy motor vehicles. The House vote means additional tax relief for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current law calls for phasing in planned sales and use tax deductions on purchases including a…

Rep. Bizon applauds bills providing tax relief to seniors

Legislation increases exemptions for older Michiganders   State Rep. Dr. John Bizon today applauded legislation being considered in the House to provide substantial income tax relief for seniors and families. The bills continue and increase personal exemptions for Michigan taxpayers and their dependents on their income taxes, while providing additional relief for senior citizens. “Senior…

Rep. McCready veto override vote provides tax relief for Michigan residents

State Rep. Mike McCready voted Wednesday to bring sales tax relief to Michigan families purchasing motor vehicles in quicker fashion, joining House colleagues to override a gubernatorial veto. The House vote means additional tax relief for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current law calls for phasing in planned sales and use…

Rep. Runestad announces FIRST Robotics grants to Huron Valley Schools

State Rep. Jim Runestad today announced a combined grant award of $9,600 to FIRST Robotics programs in the Huron Valley school district from the Michigan Department of Education. The Heroes of Tomorrow team was awarded $2,500, with STEAM Works, The Bionic Warriors, The STEAM Singers, and VALLIBOTS securing $1,300 each and the Bionic Hawks and…

Rep. Lucido votes for vehicle tax relief to Michigan drivers

State Rep. Peter Lucido, of Shelby Township, voted Wednesday in support of sales tax relief for Michigan families buying motor vehicles by overriding a gubernatorial veto. Wednesday’s House vote means more money for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current law calls for phasing in planned sales and use tax deductions on…

Runestad votes to override governor’s veto of tax relief

State Rep. Jim Runestad today voted to accelerate sales tax relief for Michigan families buying motor vehicles by overriding a gubernatorial veto with his House colleagues. The House vote means additional tax relief for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current law calls for phasing in planned sales and use tax deductions…

Rep. LaFave votes to give money back to Michigan drivers

State Rep. Beau LaFave today voted for sales tax relief for Michigan drivers buying motor vehicles by overriding a gubernatorial veto. “The reason for this was simply to give tax money back to the taxpayers,” said LaFave, of Iron Mountain. “If I get an opportunity to give money back to our citizens again over the…

Howell: Veto override helps Michigan auto industry, vehicle buyers

State Rep. Gary Howell has voted to accelerate sales tax relief for Michigan car buyers, joining his House colleagues in overriding a gubernatorial veto. The House vote means additional tax relief for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current law calls for phasing in planned sales and use tax deductions on purchases…

Rep. Alexander votes for veto override to give families tax relief

Legislator says move will help boost economy   State Rep. Julie Alexander today voted to override a gubernatorial veto, a move that will provide sales tax relief for Michigan families buying motor vehicles and boost the economy across the state. The vote means tax relief for people buying vehicles with a trade-in. Current law calls…

Rep. Victory supports sales tax relief to Michigan car buyers

State Rep. Roger Victory today voted to accelerate sales tax relief for Michigan families buying motor vehicles by overriding a gubernatorial veto with his House colleagues. The House vote means additional tax relief for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current law calls for phasing in planned sales and use tax deductions…

Rep. Hughes votes to bring faster sales tax relief to Michigan car buyers

State Rep. Holly Hughes today voted to accelerate sales tax relief for Michigan vehicle buyers, joining her House colleagues in overriding a gubernatorial veto. The House vote means additional tax relief for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current law calls for phasing in planned sales and use tax deductions on purchases…