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Make school shopping less taxing


Hitting the sales and relying on hand-me-down clothes are some options for pinching pennies when it comes to back-to-school shopping. But there's another place to save money some people might overlook — your income taxes.

"It is something that is probably missed out there by a lot of people," said Steve Salveson, CPA with Smith Schafer and Associates in Red Wing.

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Danielle Killey
Danielle Killey is the city reporter for the Republican Eagle, where she has worked since 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities with a journalism degree.
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