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- Current Problems and Issues in State Taxation of interstate Commerce
Current Problems and Issues in State Taxation of interstate Commerce
Government Finance Brief No. 3 (New Series)
State taxation of interstate commerce is receiving close attention as a result of a four-year study by a special Congressional committee and subsequent proposals far Federal action to assure uniform treatment of interstate business.
This pamphlet, third in a new series, is designed to furnish background for current discussions and to summarize the findings and recommendations of the Congressional committee. The Foundation takes no position on this or any other legislation.
In his annual budget briefing, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee (I) proposed a reduction of the state’s corporate income tax rate from 9 percent to 7 percent over the next three years....
Congress is debating major reforms of the corporate and individual income taxes. One expressed goal of the exercise is to promote economic growth while lowering the deficit. Growth is key. Without it,...