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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).

October 14, 2014

Going Dutch

When it comes to defined benefit pension management, ironically it's the Dutch who wonder what we have been smoking.

October 01, 2014

The Pitfalls of Social Engineering Through the Tax Code

A new research study finds attempts to change personal behavior through the tax system not only can fail, they can backfire.