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Nebraska Revenue Remains Strong

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Nebraska Revenue Remains Strong

A bit of a down report doesn’t faze the Nebraska Tax Commissioner, who says state revenue remains strong. Gross state tax receipts for May came in just under 400-Million dollars, 2-point-3 percent off the forecast. Still, the net receipts for the fiscal year remain well above the forecast. Tax Commissioner Doug Ewald remains cautious. . .

Ewald says consistency is the key. . .

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Minnesota Farm Bureau members are in Washington D.C. this week making hill visits. Cass County Farm Bureau President Miles Kuschel,…