Oct 31, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Montana Chamber updates tax study progress at Annual Meeting

BUTTE – The Montana Chamber of Commerce released initial findings from its study of Montana’s business taxes at the organization’s Annual Meeting today. The State Tax Research Institute (STRI) gave members a first look at its analysis on Montana’s tax structure and some possible reform options in future legislative sessions. The analysis is complete and the results are currently being …

Oct 3, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Montana Chamber applauds movement on United States, Canada and Mexico trade agreement

HELENA – The Montana Chamber of Commerce released the following statement on news of an updated United States, Canada and Mexico trade agreement: “The Trump administration sent an encouraging signal to Montana businesses this week with news of a deal to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA),” said Webb Scott Brown, president/CEO of the Montana Chamber of Commerce. …

Sep 21, 2018|Press Release

Montana Chamber honored with two ASCP membership retention awards at national conference

HELENA – Last week, the Montana Chamber of Commerce was honored to receive two national membership awards from the Association of State Chamber Professionals at the 2018 Chamber Federation Advocacy and Growth Conference. In its category, the Montana Chamber took first place in the Greatest Retention in Money category. The state chamber received honorable mention in its category for Greatest …

Aug 31, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Daines to welcome NAM president to 2018 Montana Manufacturing Jobs Summit

U.S. Senator Steve Daines today announced that Jay Timmons, president and CEO of the National Association of Manufactures (NAM), will speak at the 2018 Montana Manufacturing Jobs Summit in Kalispell. “ Montana’s manufacturing industry is one of the state’s fastest growing economic sectors, and supports thousands of good-paying jobs for Montanans,” Daines said. “I am excited to welcome Jay to …

Aug 10, 2018|Press Release

Montana Chamber weighs in on November ballot measures

HELENA – The Montana Chamber of Commerce announces positions on the following ballot measures that have qualified for the upcoming election. These positions follow presentations by proponents and opponents, deliberation by the Board of Directors and analysis of the issues. All are weighed against the goals and objectives of Envision 2026, the 10-year strategic plan of the Montana Chamber, including …