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Hubbard County considers temporary sales tax to help fund road projects

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PARK RAPIDS, Minn. – Hubbard County is positioning itself to take advantage of a 2013 law passed by the Minnesota Legislature allowing political subdivisions to enact a temporary general sales tax.


The theory is that a tax during the second and third quarters of the year would be imposed during the height of the tourist season, when the county’s population grows exponentially and uses county and local roads.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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