Other Taxes and Tax Issues

Our investigations into other state and local taxes as well as important tax-related issues such as tax reform, tax expenditures, and tax incidence.  For background understanding on what constitutes sound tax policy, please see our educational primer "Taxing Decisions Matter: A Citizens Guide to Good Tax Policy".

May 06, 2019

A Feeling of “TCJA Vu”

We’ve experienced this session’s tax conformity debate before.  The ending may be different this time but we'll likely forego an important opportunity.

March 11, 2019

Minnesota Tax and Spending Rankings and the Policy Questions They Provoke

Findings from our comparative tax and spending studies generate a number of questions relevant to the 2019 session.

October 21, 2018

The Wayfair Decision – “Do They Have Just What They Need?”

Our distinguished panel of national experts examined the Supreme Court’s Wayfair ruling, its implications, and what it means for large business, small business, marketplace providers, and state and local governments.