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How Does Minnesota Compare?

Provides state-by-state rankings of state & local government revenues and spending

50-State Property Tax Comparison Study

This unique study compares property tax burdens on residential homestead, apartment, commercial/retail and industrial/manufacturing parcels across the country

Multi-State Individual Income Tax Comparison Study

Compares individual income tax burdens for various filer types at different income levels

Fiscal Focus View All

8/16/2017

July / August 2017

What Does Washington, DC Have in Store for Minnesota?

Find our by attending our 2017 Policy Forum.

Minnesota's Fiscally Healthiest City Is....

It's not a beauty pageant.  Ratio analysis offers a way to extract more understanding out of government transparency efforts.

The Other Issue Surrounding a $15 Minimum Wage

The interactive effects of increased wages and reduced eligibility for income support programs is chock full of under-recognized consequences.

Legislative Spotlight View All

6/1/2017

Spotlight 17-08

Our summary of the 2017 omnibus tax bill.