SBT - February 13, 2007 Support for MI Chamber Proposal and Governor's Virtual Meeting
February 13, 2007The Michigan Business and Professional Association and the Michigan Food and Beverage Association announced that they were endorsing SB 151 sponsored by Senator Jud Gilbert. Meanwhile, Governor Granholm lobbied for her tax restructuring proposal via the internet holding a virtual townhall meeting. Check it out at http://www.dailykos.com/story/2007/2/12/155749/474. Governor Granholm argued that most small businesses would see a tax cut under her plan and that businesses that were already registered for and collecting sales tax would not experience any additional administrative burdens when collecting the excise tax on services.