In early February, as 800,000 Pennsylvanians were without power due to winter weather, over 5,000 out-of-state emergency responders came to their rescue to restore power lines and getting electricity flowing again. A...
- Major Components of the State Business Tax Climate Index, FY 2012
Major Components of the State Business Tax Climate Index, FY 2012
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- Despite some positive elements, Governor Beshear’s tax proposal as a whole includes several problematic components and neglects basic reforms to modernize the state’s tax code.
- The plan includes a significant...
Illinois significantly raised taxes in 2011 in an attempt to address its $8.5 billion backlog of unpaid bills and other financial difficulties. The state raised its flat individual income tax from 3 percent to 5 percent and increased the...
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