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Income tax

Sep 13, 2023

Wisconsin Assembly passes nearly $3 billion income tax cut that Evers vows to veto

The Republican-controlled Wisconsin Assembly passed a nearly $3 billion income tax cut proposal Tuesday, despite promises from Democratic Gov. Tony Evers to veto it.

Senator Devin LeMahieu
Apr 25, 2023

Wisconsin GOP leader wants income tax cut for all taxpayers

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The leader of the Wisconsin Senate said Tuesday that Republicans who control the Legislature remain in favor of cutting income taxes for all income earners, even if there is not enough support for his plan that would phase in a flat tax rate. Senate Majority Leader Devin LeMahieu told reporters that he had […]

Feb 21, 2020

Wisconsin Legislature sends $250 million tax cut to governor

By TODD RICHMOND and SCOTT BAUER Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin’s Republican-controlled Legislature on Thursday sent a plan to reduce income taxes by $250 million to Gov. Tony Evers, who appears likely to veto it. The Senate and Assembly voted to pass the election-year tax plan. All Democrats voted against it except for […]

Feb 5, 2020

Wisconsin Republican leaders eyeing property, income tax cut

Republican leaders in the Wisconsin Legislature said Wednesday that they are looking at using some of a state surplus to reduce income and property taxes while also paying down debt, although the details of they what they might put forward remain in flux.

May 17, 2013

Court official pleads no contest in tax case

A Milwaukee County court commissioner has pleaded no contest to filing false tax documents.

Aug 31, 2012

Tax — income tax — insurance companies — bad-faith awards

11-3478 State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co. v. CIR

Jul 23, 2012

Tax implications are coming from health care law

When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on the health care law late last month, the decision upholding the individual health insurance mandate made headlines.

May 7, 2012

Divorced father entitled to dependency tax exemption, rules US Tax Court

A divorced father could claim a dependency exemption on his federal income taxes – even though his child’s mother refused to sign the form ordinarily required by the IRS for such exemptions, the U.S. Tax Court has ruled.

Apr 25, 2012

Tax — income tax — statute of limitations

11-139 U.S. v. Home Concrete & Supply, LLC

Mar 12, 2012

Suit challenges federal licensing of tax preparers

After three decades as a part-time tax preparer, 80-year-old Elmer Kilian of Eagle, Wis., is concerned that new IRS regulations may prevent him from hanging out his shingle. Kilian is one of three plaintiffs filing a federal lawsuit this week that challenges new licensure requirements for hundreds of thousands of tax preparers across the nation.

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