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Stimulus money could fuel massive Montana broadband effort

Montana Free Press Department of Commerce Director Scott Osterman said Wednesday he’d like to see lawmakers put at least $350 million from Montana’s share of the new federal coronavirus relief...

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Job Tax Credit Bill Enters Legislature Again

Yellowstone Public Radio As film and TV-show production become more common in Montana, lawmakers are already seeking to expand a new tax incentive and encourage the industry to plant firmer roots...

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Montana’s earned income tax credit looks to receive a boost

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Lawmakers race to the end of their 90-day session

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House Bill looks to increase qualified education tax credit

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Letter to the editor: There’s an alternative to a local option sales tax

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Missoula, Bozeman officials testify in favor of local option sales tax on luxury items

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Don't mess with Medicaid

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