This week’s map is a GIF showing the year each state adopted its gasoline excise tax. Oregon was the first state to do so in February of 1919 (Colorado, New Mexico, and North Dakota also enacted them later in the year)....
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Portland Business Journal Cites Tax Foundation Fiscal Fact Criticizing Oregon's Recent Slew of Tax Hikes
"Tax Foundation criticizes state tax hikes"
By Portland Business Journal Staff
The Tax Foundation has called Oregon's new tax laws "short-sighted political patchwork" in a study released Thursday. The foundation, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit organization that monitors tax policy, said both personal and corporate income tax hikes make the state's tax revenue "more volatile and predictable.
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