Kesto votes for individual tax relief for car, boat purchases

Lawmaker: Michigan residents deserve a break State Rep. Klint Kesto today voted to provide individual tax relief for residents who trade in their cars, boats and recreational vehicles when they purchase newer or used ones. The House today approved House Bill 4234 and Senate Bill 89, which eliminate the necessity that buyers pay sales tax…

Rep. Kowall applauds passage of bill to provide individual tax relief

Measure will bring Michigan in line with neighboring states State Rep. Eileen Kowall today voted in favor of legislation to exempt a portion of new and used vehicle and RV purchases from sales tax and allow consumers to “trade up for tax relief.” The measure was approved by the Michigan House of Representatives with strong…

Price votes to approve bill to provide tax relief to car buyers

Lawmaker applauds savings to be passed on to residents The Michigan House today approved legislation to allow Michigan residents to pay less sales tax on new and used vehicle purchases, announced state Rep. Amanda Price. Currently, consumers pay more sales tax than necessary when trading in a boat, car or RV in Michigan because they…

VerHeulen: Legislation will provide tax relief on vehicle purchases

Michigan residents could pay much less sales tax on vehicle purchases under legislation overwhelming approved today by the Michigan House, state Rep. Rob VerHeulen announced. Residents who trade in a vehicle when purchasing a new or used car could receive significant tax savings because the sales tax would be levied on the actual amount residents…

MacMaster bill for roadside stands now law

Gov. Rick Snyder recently signed Rep. Greg MacMaster’s House Bill 4732 into Public Act 125 of 2013, a law that waives some state building code requirements so small roadside farm produce stands don’t have to install plumbing. Pictured attending the signing were Stacy and Triston Cole of Cole Farms in Mancelona, Rep. Greg MacMaster, and…

Legislation offers tax relief on watercraft and vehicle purchases

Michigan residents could pay much less sales tax on new or used vehicle purchases and for watercraft under legislation overwhelming approved today by the Michigan House, state Rep. Dave Pagel announced. Residents who trade in a vehicle when purchasing a new or used car could receive significant tax savings because the sales tax would be…

Graves votes to cut taxes on boat and vehicle sales

Measures reduce tax burden on Michigan residents State Rep. Joseph Graves today voted to cut the sales tax for residents who trade in their boats or vehicles when they purchase new or used ones. The House today approved House Bill 4234 and Senate Bill 89, which phase out the requirement that buyers pay sales tax…

Jenkins votes to provide tax relief to car buyers

Legislation will also apply to boat and RV purchases State Rep. Nancy Jenkins today voted in favor of legislation to allow Michigan residents to pay less sales tax on vehicle purchases and “trade up for tax relief.” House Bill 4234 and Senate Bill 89 help provide tax relief on new and used vehicle, RV and…