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Billy Hamilton, one of the nation’s leading experts on state taxation, has authored a lengthy two-part examination on what he called “one of the more important tax stories of the year.” Our interview and counterpoint focused on both the substance and the marketing of the tax policies enacted in 2013.
Provides state-by-state rankings of state & local government revenues and spending
This unique study compares property tax burdens on residential homestead, apartment, commercial/retail and industrial/manufacturing parcels across the country
Compares individual income tax burdens for various filer types at different income levels
To Subsidize or Not to Subsidize
Are business tax incentives and targeted subsidies good policy? Distinguished government and business representatives examined the issues at our 87th Annual Meeting of Members.
MCFE 2013 "Accountability Index"
Our annual journey to the political fantasyland of pink unicorns, fairy princesses, and a uniform system of market value based property taxation.
Do High Quality Teachers Make A Difference?
Two new National Bureau of Economic Research working papers examine the hot button issue of measuring and assessing the impact of high quality teachers.
Our Non-Identical Twin
Minnesota and Texas, two states with seemingly nothing in common, are side by side in a recent ranking of the nation's top ten business climates. Their different paths to success create different vulnerabilities.
Our revised side-by-side summary comparison of the 2013 House and Senate omnibus tax bills.