Chamber News

January 10, 2019
Any change in the law to diminish the rights of a taxpayer to appeal the estimated value of one’s property should be met with immense opposition.
December 20, 2018
Big win! Legislation that will help transform Michigan’s contaminated site cleanup program has been sent to the Governor for his signature. 
December 20, 2018
Legislation that creates a new tax on passthrough businesses to allow for full deductibility of state and local taxes (SALT) at the federal level, is headed to the Governor’s desk. 
December 20, 2018
Chamber-backed legislation that prohibits public agencies from requesting the names of donors to any 501(c) organization has been sent to the Governor. 
December 20, 2018
Legislation stalled in the Michigan Senate this week that would have required companies who become victims of a data breach to notify affected individuals.
December 20, 2018
Legislation prohibiting local units of government from billing businesses for calling the police is headed to the Governor for his signature.
December 20, 2018
Numerous other tax-related legislation has been sent to the Governor, from school bus tax exemption to oil and gas taxation.
December 10, 2018
The Governor’s concerns appear to be less about the merits of the legislation and more about trying to use these issues to get leverage on his own lame duck wish list.