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Editorial: Pay attention to biz-unfriendly reputation

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States considered high-tax and thus not the friendliest for doing business “suffer from the same afflictions: complex, non-neutral taxes (and) comparatively high rates,” the Tax Foundation, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank, opined this week in releasing its 2014 State Business Tax Climate Index.


And apparently Minnesota is afflicted because the Gopher State ranked a dismal 47th, or fourth from the bottom, on the annual index.

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