With near record high tax revenues already and a forecast surplus of $1 billion in the coming biennium, the case for hiking taxes on hard-pressed Minnesotans, which was already weak to begin with, just got a whole lot weaker.

The already weak case for hiking taxes on Minnesotans just got weaker – American Experiment

On Friday, the Department of Minnesota Management and Budget reported revenue that was $489 million higher in April than had been projected. As the Star Tribune reported, Personal and corporate income tax receipts drove the April windfall, with individual income taxes $388 million above forecast. Co…