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Chris Henjum ’04 Appointed as Minnesota Department of Revenue’s Taxpayer Rights Advocate

The commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Revenue appointed Chris Henjum ’04 as the agency’s taxpayer rights advocate.

The Taxpayer Rights Advocate Office works to ensure a fair and consistent application of Minnesota tax law and department policies while providing individual assistance to taxpayers who are unable to resolve their tax disputes through normal channels.

Chris began his work at the agency in 2019 as a tax policy lead for the Income Tax and Withholding Division. Before his tenure at the Department of Revenue, Chris was the policy director at Flaherty & Hood, PA, serving public clients such as the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities. He also has worked as a public finance attorney on behalf of local communities at Kennedy & Graven Chartered. He is a long-time board member and past president of the American Constitution Society and active in several community organizations.

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