Author Archives: Dan Shaw, dan.shaw@dailyreporter.com

Dan Shaw is the associate editor at The Daily Reporter. He can be reached at dan.shaw@dailyreporter.com or at 414-225-1807.

ABC: Construction backlog declines in Q2

The amount of pent-up work that construction companies have under contract “fell back to earth” in the second quarter of the year, the Associated Builders and Contractors reported on Wednesday. The ABC, a national group that mostly represents nonunion contractors, ...

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Budget would give contractors break on property taxes, simplify sales taxes

Barring any big changes, the state budget headed next week to the Legislature would give contractors some long-sought tax relief. The $76 billion, two-year spending plan approved Wednesday by lawmakers on a powerful-budget writing committee would exempt construction companies from ...

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