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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

10/18/2022

September / October 2022

Questions Surrounding Pension Policy in 2023

Valuation reports are not out yet, but questions regarding some curious reported investment returns, the push to further embrace environmental, social and governance considerations in investment decisions, the fate of items left on the table in 2022, and economic conditions are giving the Pension Commission and lawmakers a lot to think about next year.

The Landscape for 2023 Property Tax Policymaking

A look at the findings of some recent property tax research reports and what they foretell for 2023.

Legislative Spotlight View All

4/6/2022

Spotlight 22-08

Covers bills introduced between 3/28/2022 and 4/1/2022:  House Files 4625 - 4756 and Senate Files 4297 - 4462