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Oversen, Rauschenberger to face off in Nov. election for state tax commissioner
October 9, 2018 - 12:04pm
GRAND FORKS — Democrat Kylie Oversen and Republican incumbent Ryan Rauschenberger will face off for the state tax commissioner role this...
Experts say it's hard to pinpoint trade effects on ND economy, but risks exist
September 26, 2018 - 6:16pm
BISMARCK — Amid a multi-fronted fight over international trade in the United States, experts said the effect on North Dakota's overall...
Sales tax windfall expected for Fargo, West Fargo after Supreme Court case
July 12, 2018 - 5:25pm
FARGO —- A Supreme Court ruling requiring more online retailers to collect sales taxes will likely benefit Fargo and West Fargo significantly,...
Remote sellers must collect ND sales tax by Oct. 1, tax commissioner says
July 11, 2018 - 11:22am
BISMARCK — Following last month’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling, North Dakota Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger said Wednesday, July 11, remote...
'All about fairness,' as US Supreme Court says states can collect sales tax from online retailers; ND eyes extra revenue
June 21, 2018 - 3:31pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota could see millions of dollars in new revenue after the U.S. Supreme Court said Thursday, June 21, that states can...
ND taxable sales and purchases up in 2017, but down in larger cities
March 28, 2018 - 11:02am
BISMARCK -- North Dakota’s taxable sales and purchases jumped 3 percent in 2017, an increase that Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger called...
Kylie Oversen, state Dem-NPL leader, declares bid for tax commish
February 21, 2018 - 7:25pm
GRAND FORKS—North Dakota Democratic-NPL chairwoman Kylie Oversen is back on the campaign trail once again, announcing her run for state...
Effort to raise ND oil tax not moving forward this year, backer says
February 20, 2018 - 8:51am
BISMARCK—A leader in the effort to raise North Dakota's oil tax said Monday, Feb. 19, they're not moving forward with a ballot measure...
ND ballot measure in the works to restore higher oil tax rate
February 6, 2018 - 2:13pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota voters may decide in November whether to raise the state's oil extraction tax and reverse a central piece of the...
Rauschenberger to seek re-election as ND tax commissioner
January 24, 2018 - 5:59pm
BISMARCK—Ryan Rauschenberger, who has had a stormy personal life that he said he's working to improve, is seeking re-election as North...
Rauschenberger predicts 'very small bump' in ND individual income tax collections under federal tax bill
December 20, 2017 - 3:59pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota's tax commissioner predicted the state will see a "very small bump" in individual income tax collections due to...
Impact of fed tax bill in ND remains unknown, Rauschenberger says
December 14, 2017 - 8:51am
BISMARCK—North Dakota's tax commissioner said Thursday, Dec. 14, that his office is not expected to finish examining how congressional...
Tax bill could hit ND state revenues, tax commissioner says
December 7, 2017 - 5:45pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota's tax commissioner predicted Thursday, Dec. 7, state revenues would take a hit under Republican tax overhaul efforts...
'New normal' reflected in ND taxable sales, purchases, official says
September 19, 2017 - 3:45pm
BISMARCK—For the first time in two years, North Dakota's taxable sales and purchases increased over the same three-month period from a...
ND tax commissioner says taxable sales figures leveling off
June 29, 2017 - 11:49am
BISMARCK—Taxable sales and purchases in North Dakota have begun to "level off," the state's tax commissioner said Thursday, June 29. Taxable...