Fiscal Fitness is the MCFE blog. Check here regularly as we highlight national policy development and new research relevant to ongoing state tax and fiscal policy debates, provide our take on reports and studies released by agencies and other organizations, react to articles and editorials -- in short offer our thoughts and perspective on anything that captures our interest (or gets our dander up).
Since the early 1990’s, the Minnesota Price of Government (POG) has been
calculated to measure and track state and local government’s claim on
Minnesota income. However, since its inception, the composition of
Minnesota Personal Income – a foundation of the price of government
calculation – has…
MCFE has updated its biennial study of individual income taxation across the United States in its 2013 edition of Comparison of Individual Income Tax Burdens by State. The report calculates income tax burdens of taxpayers in the 41 states that have an individual income tax and the District of…